Unending Love.

This beautiful devotional poem by Rabindranath Tagore has captured my heart. It will be read aloud at our wedding ceremony next weekend, but I wanted to share it with you here today as well.

 

Unending Love.

 
I seem to have loved you in numberless forms, numberless times…
In life after life, in age after age, forever.
My spellbound heart has made and remade the necklace of songs,
That you take as a gift, wear round your neck in your many forms,
In life after life, in age after age, forever.

Whenever I hear old chronicles of love, its age-old pain,
Its ancient tale of being apart or together.
As I stare on and on into the past, in the end you emerge,
Clad in the light of a pole-star piercing the darkness of time:
You become an image of what is remembered forever.

You and I have floated here on the stream that brings from the fount.
At the heart of time, love of one for another.
We have played along side millions of lovers, shared in the same
Shy sweetness of meeting, the same distressful tears of farewell-
Old love but in shapes that renew and renew forever.

Today it is heaped at your feet, it has found its end in you.

The love of all man’s days both past and forever:
Universal joy, universal sorrow, universal life.
The memories of all loves merging with this one love of ours –
And the songs of every poet past and forever.

 

 

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3 thoughts on “Unending Love.

    • Also…Blessings to you and your LOVE on your wedding next weekend~what a perfect poem to express your devotion to one another~ thank you for sharing with us…Joy and Bliss for your Wedding and always <3

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