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First Memory - Poem by Louise Gluck

Long ago, I was wounded. I lived
to revenge myself
against my father, not
for what he was--
for what I was: from the beginning of time,
in childhood, I thought
that pain meant
I was not loved.
It meant I loved.
Louise Gluck

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Us k Roothne Ki Adaayen Bhi Kya Gazab Ki Thi,,

Baat Baat Pe Ye Kehna k Soch Lo Phir Mein Baat Nh

Ki Mohammad (PBUH) Se Wafa Tu Ne, To Ham Tere Hain,

Yeh Jahan Cheez Hai Kia, Looh-o-Qalam Tere H

Darr Hai ke Bichar Na jaye Woh "Shakhs" Mujh Se,

"WASI"

Zamana Hamari
"judai" ka Talabgar B

Meri zindagi to firaaq hai, woh azzal se dil main makeen sahi,
Woh nigaah-e-shoq se door hai, rag-e

Tujhe sochte hain gulaabon ko le ker,
Khayalon main kitne saraabon ko le ker,
Teri ankh mein doob

Wee, sleekit, cowrin, tim'rous beastie,
O, what a panic's in thy breastie!
Thou need na start aw

AGar Tu Waja Na Poche To AIk Bat Kahon, ,
Bin Tere AB Hum Se Bhi Jiya Nahi Jata, , ,

Here, shunning idleness at once and praise,
This radiant pile nine rural sisters raise;
The glitte

Dil ka saffar bas ek hi manzil pe bas nahin,
Itnaa khayaal uss ka humen iss barass nahin,
Dekho gu

Nateeja Phir Wohi Hoga, Suna Hai Saal Badlay Ga,



Parindy Phr wohi Honge Shikari JaaL Badlay

Teri Yaad Hai K jesY Kisi Ghareeb Ki Ghurbat..
(JAMI)
Barhti Hi Chali Jaa Rahi Hai...!!

W0 Mera H0ga T0 L0at Aaega Aik Din Mere Pas.
Hum Jis Se Pyar Krty Hen Usy Qaid Nahi Krty.

Is Qadar Payar Sy Na Bola Kar
Dushmani Ka Guman Hota Hai

Hairaan Hoon Yeh Koun Sa Dastoor-e-Wafa Hai,
Tu Missal-e-Ragg-e-Jaan Hai To Kiyon Mujhse Juda Hai?

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

اشک اپنا کہ تمہارا نہیں دیکھا جاتا
ابر کی زد میں ستارا

juda honey k mausam mai juda hona bhi parhta hai
jisey mushkil se paya ho usey khona bhi parhta hai

Kisi ka ishq kisi ka khayal thy ham,
Gaye dinon me bohat ba-kamal thy ham.

Hamari khoj me reht

Parwaaz hai dono ki isi aik Fiza mein,

Kargis ka jahan aur hai, Shaheen ka jahah aur,

ilfaaz-o

Yeh ajab qayamaten hain teri rahguzar main guzaari,
Na ho ke mar mittain hum, na ho ke jee uthain h

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