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Ad Magistrum Ludi - Poem by Robert Louis Stevenson

NOW in the sky
And on the hearth of
Now in a drawer the direful cane,
That sceptre of the . . . reign,
And the long hawser, that on the back
Of Marsyas fell with many a whack,
Twice hardened out of Scythian hides,
Now sleep till the October ides.

In summer if the boys be well.
Robert Louis Stevenson

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Wishing U & Ur family a very happy & healthy Ramadan.
May Allah shower His blessings on U & Ur fam

Har baat mein mahke huye jazbaat ki khushboo
Yaad aayi bahut pahli mulaqaat ki khushboo

Chhup ch

It comes to this: a greyness like no other
under clouds uncanny as the mist.
And down below, the v

Hansny Pe Bhi Aa Jate Hain Be-Tahasha Aansu

Kuch Log Mujhe Aisi Dua De K Gaye Hain...

Main Lamhon Ko Waqt Ki Pukaar Deta Hoon..!
Isi Lagan Mein Kayi Shaamein Guzaar Deta Hoon..!

Main

nam 'akbar' to mera man ki dua ne rakkha
han bharam us ka magar mere KHuda ne rakkha
wo bhi din

Ye Tera Noor Hai Jo Siyah Raton Ko Taranum Kar De
Sadiyon Se Dil Hai Khali Ab Is Me Arman Bhar De..

Ab aa gaye hain aap to ata nahin hai yaad,
Warna kuch hum ko aap se kehna zaroor tha..

Bolta hoon jo woh bulaata hai,
Tan ke pinjre main us ka tota hoon..

ye log DhunD rahe hain yahan wahan mujh ko
talash karte nahin apne darmiyan mujh ko
main agle pi

Roya kuch es tara mere seenay se lag k wo
Aisa laga jaise kabhi be wafa na tha.

Tamaam Shehar Main Ab To Hai Raaj Kaantoon Ka,
Mujhay Qabool Nahi Ye Samaaj Kaantoon Ka,

Chalo

Homage to Kenneth Koch


If I were doing my Laundry I'd wash my dirty Iran
I'd throw in my Unite

wo shahks jo kahta tha k tu na mela to mar jawo ga faraz

wo aj b zinda hian yahi bath kisi our sa

Kya Fayada Kisi ko chahane ka ?
Kya Fayada Kisi ki yadon me aansu bhane ka ?

jo samjhe na kisi k

Nazar bujhi tu karishmey bhi roz-o-shab ke gaye.
ke abb talakk nahi Aaaye hain loog jabb ke gaye.

یہ حوریان فرنگی دل و نظر کا حجاب
بہشت مغربیاں جلوہ ہائے

The new hath come and now the old retires:
And so the past becomes a mountain-cell,
Where lone,

Hawa k doosh pe rakha hua chiragh tha wo
jo bujh gya to hawa se shikayat kesi

I take my wine jug out among the flowers
to drink alone, without friends.

I raise my cup to enti

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