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Come Into The Garden, Maud - Poem by Alfred Lord Tennyson

Come into the garden, Maud,
For the black bat, Night, has flown,
Come into the garden, Maud,
I am here at the gate alone;
And the woodbine spices are wafted abroad,
And the musk of the roses blown.

For a breeze of morning moves,
And the planet of Love is on high,
Beginning to faint in the light that she loves
On a bed of daffodil sky,
To faint in the light of the sun she loves,
To faint in his light, and to die.

All night have the roses heard
The flute, violin, bassoon;
All night has the casement jessamine stirr'd
To the dancers dancing in tune:
Till a silence fell with the waking bird,
And a hush with the setting moon.

I said to the lily, 'There is but one
With whom she has heart to be gay.
When will the dancers leave her alone?
She is weary of dance and play.'
Now half to the setting moon are gone,
And half to the rising day;
Low on the sand and loud on the stone
The last wheel echoes away.

I said to the rose, 'The brief night goes
In babble and revel and wine.
O young lordlover, what sighs are those
For one that will never be thine?
But mine, but mine,' so I sware to the rose,
'For ever and ever, mine.'

And the soul of the rose went into my blood,
As the music clash'd in the hall;
And long by the garden lake I stood,
For I heard your rivulet fall
From the lake to the meadow and on to the wood,
Our wood, that is dearer than all;

From the meadow your walks have left so sweet
That whenever a March-wind sighs
He sets the jewelprint of your feet
In violets blue as your eyes,
To the woody hollows in which we meet
And the valleys of Paradise.

The slender acacia would not shake
One long milk-bloom on the tree;
The white lake-blossom fell into the lake,
As the pimpernel dozed on the lea;
But the rose was awake all night for your sake,
Knowing your promise to me;
The lilies and roses were all awake,
They sigh'd for the dawn and thee.

Queen rose of the rosebud garden of girls,
Come hither, the dances are done,
In gloss of satin and glimmer of pearls,
Queen lily and rose in one;
Shine out, little head, sunning over with curls,
To the flowers, and be their sun.

There has fallen a splendid tear
From the passion-flower at the gate.
She is coming, my dove, my dear;
She is coming, my life, my fate;
The red rose cries, 'She is near, she is near; '
And the white rose weeps, 'She is late; '
The larkspur listens, 'I hear, I hear; '
And the lily whispers, 'I wait.'

She is coming, my own, my sweet;
Were it ever so airy a tread,
My heart would hear her and beat,
Were it earth in an earthy bed;
My dust would hear her and beat,
Had I lain for a century dead;
Would start and tremble under her feet,
And blossom in purple and red.
Alfred Lord Tennyson

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Bikharta Jism Meri Jaan, KitaB kya Hoga
Tumhare Naam se aB intSaab kya hoGa

Tum apni Neend, Bh

نہ تھا کچھ تو خدا تھا، کچھ نہ ہوتا تو خدا ہوتا
ڈبویا مجھ

Is there for honesty poverty
That hings his head, an' a' that;
The coward slave - we pass him by

If I could but forget
The fullness of those first sweet days,
When you burst sun-like thro' the

har nya ishq nya zaiqa rakhta hai fraz

aaj kal phir tairi ghazlo’n ki ada aur lagi

Shair logon ke bohat yaad hain auron ke liye,
Tu milay to main tujhe shair sunaaon apne..

Clarence Lee from Tennessee
Loved the commercials he saw on TV.
He watched with wide believing eye

Round Autumn's mouldering urn
Loud mourns the chill and cheerless gale,
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College Mein Kya Parhti Hon Gi
Yunhi Khoye Dil Hi Dil Mein
Jane Kya Ky

Teri Aankhon Ki Tarhan Gehra Tha,

Zakhm Bharne Mein Bohat Deir Lagi….

He sleeps on the top of a mast. - Bunyan


He sleeps on the top of a mast
with his eyes fast clo

I will keep
Broken
Things:
The big clay
Pot
With raised
Iguanas
Chasing
Their
Tails;
Two

bikhre hai zulf, us rukh e aalam faroz par
varna, banaav hove na din aur raat ka

Ye Saal Bhi Aakhir Beet Gaya
Ab Yaad Dilayn Kia Tum Ko
Ye Saal Bhi Aakhir Beet Gaya
Aur Apna Bhi

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Kon Hai Taarik-e-Aaeen-e-Rasool-e-Mukhtar (S.A.W.)?
Maslihat Waqt Ki Hai Kis Ke Amal

Cross the hands over the breast here--so.
Straighten the legs a little more--so.
And call for th

Ishq Sehra Hai K Darya,Kabhi
Socha Tum Ne?
Tujh Se Kya Hai Mera Nata,Kabhi Socha Tum Ne?

Haa

Malangon Ki Nigaahon Me Ajab Masti Nazar I

Bulandi Aasmanon Ki Unhein Pasti Nazar I

Kabhi Behl

Your hands lie open in the long fresh grass, --
The finger-points look through like rosy blooms:

Soch kar bhi kya jaana jaan kar bhi kya paaya,
Jab bhi aayina dekha khud ko duuusra paya,
Hontt pr

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