Rumi Gained His Sense of Humor
and Became a Great Poet
finally surrendered to the will of the Beloved.
am ready My Friend.
Have your way with me.
Make me light-headed and giddy.
Be prodigious and wildly untidy
As an overgrown garden.
What can you do me?
Touched by Rumi's playful plea, the Beloved shouted,
"Yes!" I will send to you a Muse!"
as you see,
The Beloved was very generous
And he sent - three!
Rumi has been amused ever since.
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