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Rumi: Out Beyond Ideas of Wrong-Doing and Right

May 2, 2006

This was the Poetry in Motion subway poem I spotted this morning:

Out beyond ideas of wrong-doing and right-doing, there is a field. I’ll meet you there. When the soul lies down in that grass, the world is too full to talk about. Ideas, language, even the phrase ‘each other’ doesn’t make any sense.

–Rumi

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