Ehsan Sehgal

Untitled Memory

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…

Whenever you will realise
Whenever you will think
At any prospect, anytime
The reality, the purity
Of love and affection
Respect and honour
Tolerance and devotion
Within its truth
I will come into your mind
And heart,
To fragrance your entity
You will always miss me
That you could not give
A hearty handshake
You could not kiss me
And nor by bliss me,
I will stay
In your life forever
As an untitled memory.