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Footnote To Howl - Poem by Allen Ginsberg

Holy! Holy! Holy! Holy! Holy! Holy! Holy! Holy! Holy!
Holy! Holy! Holy! Holy! Holy! Holy!
The world is holy! The soul is holy! The skin is holy!
The nose is holy! The tongue and cock and hand
and asshole holy!
Everything is holy! everybody's holy! everywhere is
holy! everyday is in eternity! Everyman's an
angel!
The bum's as holy as the seraphim! the madman is
holy as you my soul are holy!
The typewriter is holy the poem is holy the voice is
holy the hearers are holy the ecstasy is holy!
Holy Peter holy Allen holy Solomon holy Lucien holy
Kerouac holy Huncke holy Burroughs holy Cas-
sady holy the unknown buggered and suffering
beggars holy the hideous human angels!
Holy my mother in the insane asylum! Holy the cocks
of the grandfathers of Kansas!
Holy the groaning saxophone! Holy the bop
apocalypse! Holy the jazzbands marijuana
hipsters peace & junk & drums!
Holy the solitudes of skyscrapers and pavements! Holy
the cafeterias filled with the millions! Holy the
mysterious rivers of tears under the streets!
Holy the lone juggernaut! Holy the vast lamb of the
middle class! Holy the crazy shepherds of rebell-
ion! Who digs Los Angeles IS Los Angeles!
Holy New York Holy San Francisco Holy Peoria &
Seattle Holy Paris Holy Tangiers Holy Moscow
Holy Istanbul!
Holy time in eternity holy eternity in time holy the
clocks in space holy the fourth dimension holy
the fifth International holy the Angel in Moloch!
Holy the sea holy the desert holy the railroad holy the
locomotive holy the visions holy the hallucina-
tions holy the miracles holy the eyeball holy the
abyss!
Holy forgiveness! mercy! charity! faith! Holy! Ours!
bodies! suffering! magnanimity!
Holy the supernatural extra brilliant intelligent
kindness of the soul!
Allen Ginsberg

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Meri Aankhon Me Tum Saaf Nazar Ate Ho...

Are you looking for me? I am in the next seat.
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Dil Ne Samjha Hai BeQasur Tujhy..

A yacht from its harbour ropes pulled free,
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To a Lady:

You love your children-
you are a good mother;

you love your husband-
you are

Ab ke baras dastoor-e-sitam me kya kya baab izaad huye,
Jo qaatil the maqtool huye, jo said they ab

Bura samjho unhain mujh say to aisa ho nahi sakta,
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Unki galiyoon se jab guzre to manzar ajeeb tha,
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Jise

My body and my mind...

My body and my mind are in depression because
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Ho

SEE how the speckled sky burns like a pigeon's throat,
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Phir teray na aane ki khabar shaam main aayi,
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Aye kaa

Us ajnabi ka yun na intzaar karo,
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