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The Cardinal And His Lady - Poem by Karle Wilson Baker

The redbird is the core of fire at the heart of by still living;
And his little lady is the soft ashes covering the half-seen embers."
Karle Wilson Baker

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Tumharey Chand Se Chehrey Pey Gham Achey Nahi Lagtey,,

Humein Keh Do K Chaley Jao, Jo Hum Achey N

This is the lair of the landlady

She is
a raw voice
loose in the rooms beneath me.

the conti

One heavy day I ran away from the grim face of society and the dizzying clamor of the city and direc

Mohsin Hamary Saath Bara Haadisaa Hua

Hum Reh Gaye Hamara Zamana Chala Gaya...

Raat ka pichala pehar hai
Matami malboos orahe
Dard ki un wadiyon se
Wehshaton k raste se
Lar-kh

Chaman mein subah yeh kahti thi ho kar chashm-e-tar shabnam,
Bahaar-e-baagh to yun hi rahi, lekin k

Thus can my love excuse the slow offence
Of my dull bearer, when from thee I speed:
From where tho

Alwidaa noor-e-Khuda, Ay maah-e-ramazan alwidaa,

Tu ho raha hai hum se judaa, Ay maah-e-ramazan

(Hey the truth might hurt so I'm tellin' you now that you better not ask me)
Hey you better not ask

Inkaar Kya Karay Gi Hawa Mere Saamnay ..
Ghar Ka Har Ik Charaagh BuJhaa Mere Saamnay ..

Us K K

In the Koran with strange delight
A peacock's feather met my sight:
Thou'rt welcome in this holy p

Bheegi Hui Ek Shaam Ki Dehleez Pe Bethe

Me Dil K Sulagne Ka Sabab Soch Raha Hun

Duniya Ki To A

Clouds float by on a summer sky
I hop scotch over to you
Rainbows arch from ground to gold
I cl

Wo Keh Rahi Thi Sumandar Nahi Hain Aankhain Hain
Mai Un Mai Dob Gya Aetbar Karte Hoye

You dweller in the dark cabin,
To whom the watermelon is always purple,
Whose garden is wind and

Maud Muller on a summer's day
Raked the meadow sweet with hay.

Beneath her torn hat glowed the

Aaj Yun Mausam Ne Dee Jashn-E-Muhabbat Ki Khabar
Phoot Ker Rone Lage Hain Mai Muhabbat Aur Tum

H

WINE comes in at the mouth
And love comes in at the eye;
That's all we shall know for truth
Befor

Khulte Hain Mujh Pe Raaz Kaai Is Jahan Ke,
Us Ki Haseen Aankhon Main Jab Jhankta Hoon..

Dil mai intezar ki lakeer chor jaengay,
Ankhon mai yadon ki nami chor jaingey,

Dhondte phiro gay

Urdu Poetry

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