On the day I die, when I'm being carried toward the grave / Do not suppose that leaving this world troubles me Do not weep for me Say not 'Alas, alas!' / You will fall into the devil's snare that would indeed be alas! / When I am buried do not speak of separation at my funeral. / It is my moment of union. / It is when I come upon the eternal embrace of my Beloved. / As I am lowered into the ground / Do not say, Farewell, farewell. / The grave is only a curtain for the splendor of ...