I asked, "What should I do?", He said, "That's
Keep asking what to do.", I asked, "That's it?
Is that the best that you can do?", He turned to me:
"Truth seeker, stick to this: What should I do?"
#1293: From Rumi's
Edited by Badiozzaman Forouzanfar (Tehran, Amir Kabir, 1988).
Translated by Zara Houshmand
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The Life Teachings and Poetry of Jalal al-Din Rumi
By Frankin D. Lewis
By Coleman Barks (Translator)