Rudyard Kipling

(30 December 1865 – 18 January 1936 / Bombay)

A Lover's Journey


When a lover hies abroad
Looking for his love,
Azrael smiling sheathes his sword,
Heaven smiles above.
Earth and sea
His servants be,
And to lesser compass round,
That his love be sooner found!

Submitted: Friday, January 03, 2003

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