Incomparable Love

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…






Oh, lovely mother
My dear mother
I always miss you
Not because
You nourished me
You brought me young
And did all things
Just for me
But I miss
What I have seen
The pure, the true
And unconditional
Your love
That I could not find
In anyone else
Anywhere
Your love is incomparable
I miss that
I miss you.

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