O true Contemplation,
O true settling of the day,
O true vision of the anointed,
O invoking of my daily cry to thee,
O only moment of understanding censured,
Bringing the incarnation of the holy nature,
(a moment when heaven touches earth),
Heaven, give us birth!
O I have eaten of an innocent tree,
O I have absconded good and evil,
You are the tree of life!
O Keep me sure-footed on the path,
O Keep my mind and heart secure with deadbolts,
O Where they cross, your crucifix or wrath,
O You are the measure of my inner revolt,
O Thank you each day for sharing your thoughts,You are guardian of the contemplative’s chamber!