The Crazy Ones

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…

I feel ease and freedom
I am now free
From the psycho and crazy ones
self-proclaimed as
Wise, best and expert
But they proved themselves
As duffer, foolish and mindless
Pure and open shameless
Out of the limits that even
Shame felt shame
On their behaviour and deeds
I did not bother
Nor took seriously
Their nonsense attitude
They all pretended
In a mask of well-mannered
And honoured style
To gain their evil motives
All liar ones humiliated
With own lies
They were very silly
And could not realise
The truth always prevails.