KAHIL GIBRAN LOVE
EVERY CULTURE ALLOWS LOVE
to find acceptable emotional legal and enduring outlets
Every culture bans expressions of love it sees as unhealthy or dangerous.Love lingers in scented gardens.Roses,thorns&weeds.Love lasts despite prohibition.
Whether it be for another human,or art,music,animals,objects ,places ,meditations,songs -
the range of love is long and strong.Ask Kahlil Gibran-
his passion for Mary Haskell was life long,even though "unfulfilled"in the traditional sense.Platonic yet passionate,
embracing a"continuity of conscious togetherness"both rare and precious.Mary sponsored his art,and encouraged Kahlil.
Hence those famous passages in THE PROPHET,quoted in marriage ceremonies endlessly,ever and on.And a