We think the words are the moon

Rumi said that all words are fingers pointing to the moon, and we think the words are the moon. But because of the light, the light of love, the energy and motion that have called us to prayer, bits of this deeper reality are perceivable, and little bits of it will have to do.

~ from HELP, THANKS, WOW: THE THREE ESSENTIAL PRAYERS by Anne Lamott
Help, Thanks, Wow
By Howard Hughes