The Seven Valleys and the Four Valleys

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Author: Baha'u'llah
Published: 2005
Language: English
Wordcount: 14,165 / 48 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 75.2
LoC Categories: BL, BP
Downloads: 899
Added to site: 2005.11.03
mnybks.net#: 11665
Origin: gutenberg.org
License: ©
Genres: Religion, Post-1930
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love, he drew a great breath and raised up his hands in prayer, crying: "O God! Give Thou glory to the watchman, and riches and long life. For the watchman was Gabriel, guiding this poor one; or he was Isráfíl, bringing life to this wretched one!"

Indeed, his words were true, for he had found many a secret justice in this seeming tyranny of the watchman, and seen how many a mercy lay hid behind the veil. Out of wrath, the guard had led him who was athirst in love's desert to the sea of his loved one, and lit up the dark night of absence with the light of reunion. He had driven one who was afar, into the garden of nearness, had guided an ailing soul to the heart's physician.

Now if the lover could have looked ahead, he would have blessed the watchman at the start, and prayed on his behalf, and he would have seen that tyranny as justice; but since the end was veiled to him, he moaned and made his plaint in the beginning. Yet those who journey in the garden land of knowledge, because

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