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Yesterday Today

At Military Academy I was wisest of the wise
So I thought myself bigger to my size
All ranks were bound to respect and rise
But now I take that prize in surprise
Then I used to tell and inform
When you were not in liquid form
Even then I was in uniform
But today all those come across to inform
Without any fear without any harm
Sir, you are no more in uniform
See being in uniform we are in full form

Col Muhammad Khalid Khan
Copyright 2014 Golden Glow
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Colonel Muhammad Khalid Khan lives in Abbottabad Pakistan.His pen name is Mehr which means Love and Sun in Urdu and Persian. He did his F.Sc and B.A from Government Post Graduate College Abbottabad afterwards he did his Masters in English Language and Literature, LLB, Masters in Educational Administration from University of the Punjab Lahore, he also did Masters in TEFL (Applied Linguistics) and Diploma in TEIL (Teaching English as an International Language)under the auspices of British Council and American Centre, he started his career as lawyer and then got commission in PAKISTAN ARMY as an English Instructor where he served for 27 years. He is a poet and writer. As an editor his appreciable work is Pakistan Army Journal, Pakistan Defence Review, Army Green Book and The Rising Crescent...,His Seven books are already published namely Pa be-Gill (Urdu Poetry), Anap Shanap (Urdu Humorous Poetry), Feelings (English Poetry), Gulab Rehnay Day (Urdu Poetry), Chains of Life (English Poetry), Raflian (Hindko Poetry) and Khaki Lafafa (Urdu Prose).His two latest books one in English Poetry Golden Glow and the other in Pushto Poetry Da Meenay Dastak have been published recently.His two books of Urdu Poetry Aks Dar Aks and Ant Shant are under publication.His email address is khalidk1558@gmail.com.His published books can be seen and read on his website,mehrpoetry.com as well as on his page on facebook. more…

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