' Dance, Lalla '...


Dance, Lalla, with nothing on
but air. Sing, Lalla,
wearing the sky.


Look at this glowing day! What clothes
could be so beautiful, or
more sacred?


- Lalla
14th Century North Indian mystic

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From "Naked Song"
Versions by Coleman Barks
Maypop 1992

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