Acquaintance

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 wer…






In the way of life
That happens off-and-on
However, not wanted
But footsteps go towards
There, where someone
With impressive performances
Suddenly touches
The heart and mind
And slowly, slowly
Enters into the soul
Perhaps it is the name of
The acquaintance
And initial of love.

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