One Should Understand

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 never asked you
To join my life journey
I never expected the things
That I couldn't reach
It was you; who started
And ended yourself
I am the same
That I have always been
Travelling all alone
And it is still
I respect
One should realise that
It's not my fault.