Treasure Island

Sadiqullah Khan


On Your Shoulders


On your shoulders, heavily burdened,
Hangs my arm, your cap has caught
The feather of my pride and you wear,
My new gown and you have in your neck,
My erstwhile beaded scarf, woven by my mother.

Sadiqullah Khan
Peshawar
July 31,2014.

Submitted: Sunday, August 03, 2014

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