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A Man Young And Old: Iii. The Mermaid - Poem by William Butler Yeats

A mermaid found a swimming lad,
Picked him for her own,
Pressed her body to his body,
Laughed; and plunging down
Forgot in cruel happiness
That even lovers drown.
William Butler Yeats

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Muj Ko Khwahish Hi Dhondne Kin A Thi

Muj Mein Khoya Raha Khuda Mera

Na Shayr Hun Na Shaoor-e-Ishq Hai Mujhko Faiz
Mein To Likhta Hun Ke Haal-e-Dil Biyaan Kar Sakoon

Teri nigaah ke jadu bikharte jate hain
Jo zakhm dil ko miley woh bharte jate hain
Tere bagher woh

Dard To Roz Ka Tamasha Hai
Aaj Lekin Shadeed Hai Sain...

Kitna shafaaf tha manzar mera,
Kitni dhool urri hai mujh mein,
Zindagi raqss kabhi karti thi,
Ab

Ijazat Ho To Tere Chehre Ko Jee Bhar Kar Dekh Lon, ,
Muddat Howi In Ankhon Ne ZAKOOTA Jin Nahi Dekh

Tumhari yaadon ka aik taara sa jhil’milata hai, i miss you,
Udaas raton mein dil akela tumhain bu

What should we have taken
with us? We never could decide
on that; or what to wear,
or at what tim

ثر کرے نہ کرے سن تو لے مری فریاد
نہیں ہے داد کا طالب یہ ب

Batao Saath Do Ge Kya
Tumhain Gar Hum Pukaren To...

Meri aankhon main raho meri aankhon main raho,
Roshni ban k meray ghar k chiraghon main raho.!

T

THUS they, with freaks of proud delight,
Beguile the remnant of the night;
And many a snatch of jo

Aam hukm-e-sharaab karta hun,
mohtasib ko kabaab karta hun.

Tuk to reh aey bina-e-hasti tu,
tuj

Usay Kehna Kismat Py itna Naaz Acha, Nahi Hota.
!..DOST...!
Hum Ny Barish Mein Bhi Jaltay Huwe G

'A genuine anteater,'
The pet man told my dad.
Turned out, it was an aunt eater,
And now my un

Khayaal-o-Khwaab Ke Manzar Sajaana Chahta Hai
Ye Dil Jeenay Ka Ik Taaza Bahana Chahta Hai
Roshnion

I woke before the morning, I was happy all the day,
I never said an ugly word, but smiled and stuc

"Are you deaf, Father William!" the young man said,
"Did you hear what I told you just now?
"Exc

with an Apple Macintosh
you can't run Radio Shack programs
in its disc drive.
nor can a Commodore

yar tha gulzar tha bad-e-saba thi main na tha
layaq-e-pa-bos-e-jan kya hina thi main na tha

hath

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