Your Dynasty

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…

I cannot run away
From the reality of the heart
And mind
Since the heart pumps
With every heartbeat
Only your name
And my mind imagines, dreams
And whispers in loneliness
To feel you, with my life
As a fact,
I am even though aware of it
That you are unaware
From somewhere,
Someone loves, adores
And honours you
More than Romeo and Juliet
I feel my fate rejects my desire
To hold, embrace and kiss you,
Dedicating my life
In the dignity of your dynasty
To become your safety
With my sincerity and honesty
With the grace of Almighty
I wish and wish and wish that.