Parveen Shakir

(24 November 1952 - 26 December 1994 / Karachi / Pakistan)

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  • Urooz mirza (4/19/2018 2:38:00 AM)

    Fantastic poetry

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Best Poem of Parveen Shakir

A Simple Request

Lord, I know the duty of a hostess,
but please let it be that this year
either rain clouds visit me
or my loneliness.

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To A Friend

Listen, girl, these moments are clouds:
you let them pass and they're gone.
S o a k up the i r mo i s t t ouch. Ge t
drenched.

Don't waste a single drop.
Listen, downpours don't remember
streets,
and sunshine can't read roadsigns.

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