do I complain
is it here...?
People living round me
whom my heart reaches
trying to beat as one
run from me
I present songs of love
played on my heart's violin
But they would rather
dance for money.
Poem In Pashto By: Afzal Shauq
Translated in English By: Alley Boling
Book: 'TWIST OF FATES' Poem No.213/Page.282
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Poet's weblog: www.tolafghan.com/members/afzalshauq
© Afzal Shauq
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