Too Small

“When your eyes are tired,
the world is tired also.

When your vision has gone
no part of the world can find you.

Time to go into the dark
where the night has eyes
to recognize its own.

There you can be sure
you are not beyond love.

Sometimes it takes darkness
and the sweet confinement of your aloneness
to learn

Anything or anyone
that does not bring you alive
is too small for you.”

~David Whyte

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~ by kcanderson on May 10, 2010.

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