Did It Have To?

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DID IT HAVE TO?
by Atul Ranchod

Did it have to rain?
Did it have to be beautiful?
Did the temporary need such detail?

Such a seamless divine gift.
Thirst in all its glory
At the crux of this story.

No debate,
No philosophy,
No concept.

Unearth the link
To quench a lifetime
In a single drop.

What kindness beyond compare!
The deluge happens again and again.
Upon the highest throne
Thirst makes it all known.

Gift given.
Gift received.
Heart fulfilled.
Thirst and water;
So elegant is this dance.

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