My heart burnt day and night…
Day break, I thought – where is the light?
Love looks with a sublime eye, what is day, night?
Over all other eyes, it has drawn a veil.

Rumi, Jalaluddin Mevlana (1207-1273). Translated from the Turkish – The Turkish by Talat S. Halman.

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