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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. When God's lute begs for a _________ hands, that when this person is able to be useful to God, according to Hafiz.
(a) Saint's.
(b) Mother's.
(c) Teacher's.
(d) Child's.

2. "The Tender Mouth" speaks of offering one's ___________ to Earth after death, as Hafiz describes it.
(a) Book.
(b) Spirit.
(c) Body.
(d) Soul.

3. _________ is the fruit of creation and then its prized possession and source of joy, according to Hafiz.
(a) Smiling.
(b) Money.
(c) Madness.
(d) Deity.

4. In the poem "The Old _____", Hafiz suggests that people regard each other with the gentle care the instrumentalist gives to his instruments.
(a) Instrumentalist.
(b) Musician.
(c) Flautist.
(d) Violin maker.

5. The poem "____ You to My Body" describes Hafiz's desire to keep his students close and teach them all the time.
(a) Chain.
(b) Embrace.
(c) Bind.
(d) Tie.

Short Answer Questions

1. Hafiz discusses the experience of falling out of trust with God and then moving towards trusting again in the poem "A Still ____".

2. In the poem "Why not be polite" Hafiz invites everyone to listen to those around them as if ____ were speaking through them.

3. The final poem of chapter ten is called "Too ______ " and describes the bliss of unity that Hafiz experiences.

4. In "The ________ Girl," Hafiz realizes he needs to leave his own sense of self behind when he is approaching God.

5. Hafiz suggests that surrender is _____ in the poem "The Clay Bowl's Destiny" and is God's intent for life on earth.

Short Essay Questions

1. What are supposed to be left at the door in "The Hatcheck Girl," according to this translation of Hafiz?

2. What is the reminder that Hafiz presents to the reader in "Now is the Time, " according to this translation of Hafiz?

3. What happens within the poem and story in "Bring the Man to Me," according to this translation of Hafiz?

4. What is the surrender to which Hafiz refers in "The Clay Bowl's Destiny"?

5. How are communing worshipers described in "When You Wake," according to this translation of Hafiz?

6. In "I Want Both of Us," which two relationships does Hafiz compare with each other, according to this translation of Hafiz?

7. What is the metaphor that Hafiz uses in "Turn Left a Thousand Feet from Here"?

8. What is supposed to happen to all of creation, according to "Reverence," in this section of Hafiz's poems?

9. Who does Hafiz seek to comfort in the poem, "You Were Brave in that Holy War,"according to this translation of Hafiz?

10. What does a poem in the book say Hafiz has used in order to become a lamp which needs no oil?

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