Kazi Nazrul Islam

(24 May 1899 - 29 August 1976 / Bardhaman / India)

Why Did You Wake My Dear - Poem by Kazi Nazrul Islam

Why did you wake me my dear if you'll abandon me.
The blossoming flower will unnecessarily dry up,
I was asleep alone in the wood, the wood flower
My girlish mind was content folded up,
Why did you stir it with a woman's desires.
Oh my darling;
Why did you allow the wind and sky to bruise my heart.

[Original: Keno ghum bhangale priyo; Translation: Abu Rushd]

Listen to this poem:

Comments about Why Did You Wake My Dear by Kazi Nazrul Islam

There is no comment submitted by members..

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Poem Submitted: Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Poem Edited: Wednesday, May 30, 2012

[Report Error]