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By The Fireside : Resignation - Poem by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

There is no flock, however watched and tended,
But one dead lamb is there!
There is no fireside, howsoe'er defended,
But has one vacant chair!

The air is full of farewells to the dying,
And mournings for the dead;
The heart of Rachel, for her children crying,
Will not be comforted!

Let us be patient! These severe afflictions
Not from the ground arise,
But oftentimes celestial benedictions
Assume this dark disguise.

We see but dimly through the mists and vapors;
Amid these earthly damps
What seem to us but sad, funereal tapers
May be heaven's distant lamps.

There is no Death! What seems so is transition;
This life of mortal breath
Is but a suburb of the life elysian,
Whose portal we call Death.

She is not dead,--the child of our affection,--
But gone unto that school
Where she no longer needs our poor protection,
And Christ himself doth rule.

In that great cloister's stillness and seclusion,
By guardian angels led,
Safe from temptation, safe from sin's pollution,
She lives, whom we call dead.

Day after day we think what she is doing
In those bright realms of air;
Year after year, her tender steps pursuing,
Behold her grown more fair.

Thus do we walk with her, and keep unbroken
The bond which nature gives,
Thinking that our remembrance, though unspoken,
May reach her where she lives.

Not as a child shall we again behold her;
For when with raptures wild
In our embraces we again enfold her,
She will not be a child;

But a fair maiden, in her Father's mansion,
Clothed with celestial grace;
And beautiful with all the soul's expansion
Shall we behold her face.

And though at times impetuous with emotion
And anguish long suppressed,
The swelling heart heaves moaning like the ocean,
That cannot be at rest,--

We will be patient, and assuage the feeling
We may not wholly stay;
By silence sanctifying, not concealing,
The grief that must have way.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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Aur Kya Karta Biyan-e-Gham Tumhare SaamNe,
Meri AankheN Ho Gayi Purnam Tumhare SamNe.

Ham Juda

Yeh kesa khauf tha rakht-e-safar bhi bhool gaye
Vo kaun log thay jo apnay ghar bhi bhool gaye ?
Ye

BEHOLD, within the leafy shade,
Those bright blue eggs together laid!
On me the chance-discovered

Kisi ke jaur O sitam yaad bhi nahi karta
Ajeeb shahr hai fariyaad bhi nahi karta

Koi to hai jo

MaamOl Ban Chuka Hai Mera Raaton Ko Jaagna..

Neendain Mere Wajood Ki Ek Shakhs Le Gaya..

Daastan Khatam Hone Wali Hai,
Tum Meri Aakhri Mohabbat Ho….

Look how the sun rises and sets,
Earth becomes heaven where man lives;
It is man who gets and fo

Byways and bygone
And lone nights long
Sun rays and sea waves
And star and stone

Manless and f

Ajab Apna Haal Hota Jo Visaal-E-Yaar Hota
Kabhi Jaan Sadqe Hoti Kabhi Dil Nisaar Hota
Na Mazaa Hai

Mujrim Tera Par Me Bewafa Nahi
Tu Chahat Hai Meri Tujhe Pata Nahi

Mana K Jurm Mene Kiya Tha Maga

For Robert Lowell

This is the time of year
when almost every night
the frail, illegal fire ball

Is tara mein rahon aapki nigaon mein ,
Sada aap mujhe ishqe alam rulaya na karo.....

’Twas in the felon’s dock he stood, his eyes were black and blue;
His voice with grief was brok

Aik Hi Samjhne Wala Tha Mujhe
Haye Wo Bhi Samajhdar Ho Gaya...

The mother will not turn, who thinks she hears
Her nursling's speech first grow articulate;
But br

Hijr Ki Pehli Shaam Ke Saaye Door Ufaq Tak Chhaaye Thay
Ham Jab Os Ke Seher Se Niklay Sab Raastay S

Hayaat kya aur Wafaat kya hey ???
Tumhara aana, Tumhara jaana....!!

My brothers knew
The things you know.
I did not scorn
learning them;
It’s just my mind
Was bu

Just a rainy day or two
In a windy tower,
That was all I had of you—
Saving half an hour.

Ma

Ghurbat Ne Sikha Di Hai Mere Bachon Ko Tehzeeb
Sehmay Hue Rehte Hain Shararat Nahi Karte...

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