Parveen Shakir

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

A Simple Request - Poem by Parveen Shakir

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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Poem Submitted: Monday, April 9, 2012



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