A little T.S. Eliot

September 24, 2010 § Leave a comment

‘East Coker’, No. 2 of The Four Quartets by T.S. Eliot

“I said to my soul, be still, and wait without hope
For hope would be hope for the wrong thing; wait without love,
For love would be love of the wrong thing; there is yet faith
But the faith and the love and the hope are all in the waiting.
Wait without thought, for you are not ready for thought:
So the darkness shall be the light, and the stillness the dancing.”

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