One is supposed to be sumberged into belief
Somehow by a miracle
and from then on to swim in it,
as in the least ambiguos of elements.
And even just a glance towards land
the thought that one perhaps might be there
for something else as well as swimming...
Even the slightest impulse of our amphibious nature is sin !
What they want is an eternal song over the waves in which reason has drowned... "