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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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Abar e Rehmat Ban Kar Chha Jao Payam e Eid Hai
Chaar Soo Noor Barsaao Payam e Eid Hai
Ghamzada Jo

Agar Kaj Ro Hain Anjum, Asman Tera Hai Ya Mera

Mujhe Fikar-e-Jahan Kyun Ho, Jahan Tera Hai Ya Mer

خودی کا سرِ نہاں لا الہٰ الا اللہ

خودی کا سرِ نہاں ل

وہ شخص اب بھی رچا بسا ہے میری سانسوں میں غالب
ہاں یہ اور

Us ke junoon ke rang main mere lahuu ka rang tha,
Uss ke dil main bhi zangg tha mere bhi dil main z

حسین چہرے کی تابندگی مبارک ہو
تجھے یہ سالگرہ کی خوشی مب

Ab ke tajdeed-e-wafaa ke nahin imkaan jaanan,
Yaad kya tujh ko dilaayen tera paimaan jaanan,
Yoon

Tumhi ko yaad na karta to aur kya karta,
Tumhare baad sabhi ne bhula diya hai mujhe..

Mujh Ko Mehmaan-Nawaazi Ka Hunar Aata Hai,

Husan Waly Meri Aankhon Mein Thehar Jaate Hain,

Ye Na Thee Hamaaree Qismat Ke Wisaal-E-Yaar Hota
Agar Aur Jeete Rehte Yahee Intezaar Hota

Tere W

Nazar me zulmat badan me thandak jamal kitna ajeeb sa tha..
Main us ki chahat me ghar se nikla To

I prefer red chile over my eggs
and potatoes for breakfast.
Red chile ristras decorate my door,

Paikar tha wafa ka, mohabbat ka khuda tha,
Woh shakhss zamaney mein sab se hi juda tha,
Chahat ke

Aik Insan Hun Main Bhi Akhir

Wasta Farishton Se Hi Kiun Parta Hai...?

A girl whose cheeks are covered with paint
Has an advantage with me over one whose ain't.
Ogden N

Meri Aankhon Ko Soojhta Hee Nahi
Ya Muqaddar Mein Raasta Hee Nahi
Wo Bharay Sheher Mein Kisi Se Bh

NO cold approach, no altered mien,
Just what would make suspicion start;
No pause the dire extreme

Aankhon mein sitaare to kayi shaam se utrey
Par dil ki udaasi na dar-o-baam se utrey

Kuch rang t

SunO.....
Humdam Mere Mujh kO
BOhat Kuch Tum se Kehna Hai
Yeh Raatein
Mujh Pe Bhaari Hain

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

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