Victim Of Own Decision

Ehsan Sehgal is a Pakistani-Dutch poet and writer. He moved to the Netherlands in 1978 to avoid persecution during the General Zia era in Pakistan and has lived in the Netherlands since. Ehsan Sehgal began his literary career in 1967. His first publication was a novel, but his consequent books were…

When I kicked out
The values of my family
The dignity of parents
The prestige of my land
The honour of my society
And the respect of my people
For my wrong decision
That I fell in love,
With a false one
Who benefited, from my life,
And destroyed me
And humiliated my love
And devotion
That I did for one,
Dishonouring my background
Now just sorry can execute nothing
Since I am a victim of my decision