Wednesday, March 7, 2012

the walls of Layla

I pass by these walls, the walls of Layla
And I kiss this wall and that wall
It’s not Love of the houses that has taken my heart
But of the One who dwells in those houses

~ Nizami Ganjavi
from The Legend of
Layli and Madjnun
sculpture by Michael Alfano


Louise said...

Wow - the image, the words! Oh, this is truly beautiful. What a great find - I'll be back! :)

smilingheart said...

Glad you enjoyed it.