Sadiqullah Khan


Dilemma of Wit


She says modernity goes
Literature is a collage earthen
New names brought to the village
Hundred years in amnesia

Goodies invent genres
Red peppers the Portuguese brought
British sign posts elongated

A girl was once hired by the company
To rob the miners of their money
Who were caving the longest tunnel in Asia

Vulgarity is the name other of wit
Humor of the sycophant
Freedom of expression espoused well
How we learn languages afar

Islamabad
24/3/2010

Submitted: Wednesday, March 24, 2010
Edited: Monday, July 28, 2014

Topic of this poem: love and art


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