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Quotation by Hla Stavhana
Of a couple
who have grown together,
their pleasures and pains
and whose love
the one who dies lives on;
the other one is dead.
Hla Stavhana (c. 50 A.D.), South Indian king, Prkrit poet. translated from The Gthsaptaat of Stavhana Hla by Martha Ann Selby, vs. 142, Nirnaya Sgara Press (1889).
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