Beyond tunnel’s end
The bright white light beckons
Filled with promises

©Vivian Zems

Carpe Diem #1313

Inspired by Omar Khayyam:

And this I know: whether the one True Light,
Kindle to Love, or Wrath consume me quite,
One Glimpse of It within the Tavern caught
Better than in the Temple lost outright.
© Omar Khayyam (Tr. FitzGerald)