G E Gorfu ሰው መሳይ
I have dead ones, and I have let them go,
and was astonished to see them so peaceful,
Many Loves እንዲህ ነዋ! ዝክረ Rumi – (የፋርስ ሃገር ገጣሚ)
ደራሲው ገ ኢ ጎርፉ
Ye Hidase Gideb ገ ኢ ጎርፉ
You shouldn’t be surprised that the place
you always sought, and now have been given,
carries with it a certain disappointment.
Imprisoned by tradition,
Shackled by religion,
Impotent by myth,
Blinded by neighborhood.
Sitting under the mango tree shade,
Watching the enormous but gentle River Nile,