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The Point of the Circle

Poet: Shah Nematollah Vali

The point appeared in the circle
And was not;
But it was the dot
That the circle begot.

The point appears
As a circle,

The Sea Is Our Essence

Poet: Shah Nematollah Vali

We are of the sea, and the sea is our essence;
why then is there this duality between us?
The world is an imaginary line before the sight;