You have to imagine a waiting that is not impatient because it is timeless.
Imaginative truth is the most immediate way of presenting ultimate reality to a human being … ultimate reality is what we call God.
The nearest we approach God … is as creative beings. The poet, by echoing the primary imagination, recreates. Through his work he forces those who read him to do the same, thus bringing them … nearer to the actual being of God as displayed in action.