God is Love, and Love must love. And in love there must be a Beloved.
But since God is Existence infinite and eternal there is no one for him to love but himself.
And in order to love himself He must imagine Himself as the Beloved whom He as the Lover imagines He loves.
Beloved and Lover implies separation. And separation creates longing; and longing causes search. And the wider the separation and the more terrible the longing.
When longing is most intense… Continue