Faiz Ahmed Faiz

(13 February 1911 - 20 November 1984 / Sialkot / British India)

Loneliness - Poem by Faiz Ahmed Faiz

Loneliness like a good, old friend
visits my house to pour wine in the evening.
And we sit together, waiting for the moon,
and for your face to sparkle in every shadow.


Comments about Loneliness by Faiz Ahmed Faiz

  • Abdulrazak Aralimatti (12/7/2015 10:44:00 PM)


    verily, a beautiful presentation of loneliness (Report) Reply

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • G. Akanji Olaniyi (12/7/2015 6:25:00 AM)


    Some poems are so short but carry mammoth messages...... this is one of them! ! ! (Report) Reply

  • (8/4/2006 4:56:00 PM)


    I like this poem. short and straight ahead. good work (Report) Reply

Read all 3 comments »



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?



Poem Submitted: Friday, August 4, 2006

Poem Edited: Saturday, August 21, 2010


[Report Error]