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Earth Poem by Kahlil Gibran TN Text Book, std ix, english

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  • 1. EarthKahlil Glbran

2. numbnoble in your submis, i.on_t9 the sun! 3. .u. ..~. . v 4. I have descended into your valleys: 5. Uhavs ereraa garzavesm 6. On the mountains I have admired your splendid presence. 7. And in the valleys I have observed your tranquility; 8. We pierce your bosom with swords and spears. 9. . xi;7 .4dyou_ . :s: il. ,>. ~7oynds . .,q. ,,[l I .4,. I/ ._, VI1' - - ,*. .;: .yV, .'~~ A;: ~ b I l 10. 3w W. .. Q 11. And from them you rear cypress and willow trees, 12. We empty our wastes in your bosom,and you fill 13. And our winepresses with grapes. 14. Ca; .;c: *_a a5 3.3,W2 :1 . . ,. 6 .M .3 , /...W H U. ._., 15. ,af*; ri: "v:1:: a1j; ia7ififrJi; ::: s:T; ieT: sE raise Bi: 16. The feet of God when He journeyed from 17. W"h zjrt yeguz,Etzaarihp sand yu? 18. You are '1,Earth! 19. :;mYTS?5mY lsgjrnmrng; 20. Hr? ,:j_. Jm: f'. L4fk*~ ' 1 HF fL: ;i": % .-. %s'~I Mrxg.)4, '5'? )/'1gmrff 21. You are my hunger and my thirst. 22. You are my sorrow and my joy. 23. You are;the bteautylives in my ygg 24. The longing in my heart,the everlasting life In 25. My Scull 26. You are "I",Earth, 27. H1 H H.N M,I" 28. You would not have been! 29. Kahlil GibranThe Eye of the Prophet Frog,Ltd. , Berkeley,1995