Come Healing – Leonard Cohen

Leonard Cohen and the Webb Sisters ~ a scintilating droplet so pure that it reveals sacred wound ~ the wound that cannot be fixed, the wound that cannot be whole, the wound that cannot be healed ~ a sacred opening of the heart to your vulnerability in the great nostalgia, the growing longing of soul,  for completness. It is what we explore through no cure healing.

O gather up the brokenness
And bring it to me now
The fragrance of those promises
You never dared to vow
The splinters that you carry
The cross you left behind
Come healing of the body
Come healing of the mind
And let the heavens hear it
The penitential hymn
Come healing of the spirit
Come healing of the limb
Behold the gates of mercy
In arbitrary space
And none of us deserving
The cruelty or the grace
O solitude of longing
Where love has been confined
Come healing of the body
Come healing of the mind
O see the darkness yielding
That tore the light apart
Come healing of the reason
Come healing of the heart
O troubled dust concealing
An undivided love
The heart beneath is teaching
To the broken heart above
Let the heavens falter
Let the earth proclaim
Come healing…
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