The Garden of the Prophet

The Garden of the Prophet

by Khalil Gibran
     
 

Almustafa, the chosen and the beloved, who was a noon unto his own day, returned to the isle of his birth in the month of Tichreen, which is the month of remembrance.

And as his ship approached the harbour, he stood upon its prow, and his mariners were about him. And there was a homecoming in his heart.

And he spoke, and the sea was in his voice, and…  See more details below

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Almustafa, the chosen and the beloved, who was a noon unto his own day, returned to the isle of his birth in the month of Tichreen, which is the month of remembrance.

And as his ship approached the harbour, he stood upon its prow, and his mariners were about him. And there was a homecoming in his heart.

And he spoke, and the sea was in his voice, and he said: "Behold, the isle of our birth. Even here the earth heaved us, a song and a riddle; a song unto the sky, a riddle unto the earth; and what is there between earth and sky that shall carry the song and solve the riddle save our own passion?

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940016665702
Publisher:
Library of Alexandria
Publication date:
04/21/2013
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
1,289,628
File size:
114 KB

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