Jahan zaib

Rookie - 126 Points (February 05,1981 / Malakand Pakistan)

Fancy - Poem by Jahan zaib

If verse is the truth,
Does any poet speak it?
If it's the world of fancy,
A fancy of delight,
In life of despair,
Then greater part of people,
Live lives of deception,
They dream but dream a fear,

Poet's Notes about The Poem

I have seen so many people living their nights thinking whether they will have something to eat the next day or not. Every body in his or her speech deceive these people. they are the majority, the poor people.

Comments about Fancy by Jahan zaib

  • Heather Wilkins (6/5/2013 2:45:00 PM)

    In this world it seems there are the rich and the poor. Some have plenty while others have nothing. The children I cry for to be fed properly. lovely sad thoughtful poem (Report) Reply

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  • S.zaynab Kamoonpuri (9/20/2012 11:12:00 AM)

    A brisk sublime poem! I vote 4 it. So nice to meet yor poems.! (Report) Reply

  • Saadat Tahir (9/19/2012 11:21:00 AM)

    over the ages they have been referred to the hoards, the mob, the urchins, the riffraff, the commoner...man in the street...and the list goes on.
    you have written well to portray the plight
    liked reading it...very nice

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  • (9/18/2012 7:26:00 AM)

    brilliant thought to put in front....and so well written well done indeed
    thank you for sharing sir
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Poem Submitted: Sunday, September 16, 2012

Poem Edited: Sunday, September 16, 2012

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