I Always Lost

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…






Listen, do not love me
I always lost my love
I have already suffered
Lots of pain
As people leave
As they pluck flowers
From the garden
I have still some life
Do not take
My happiness away
Listen, do not love me
I always lost my love
Swear for my sake
Listen to me, please
Do not love me
Do not love me.

© Poetry.net