Someone, Who Never Exist

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 truly fell in love
It was, and it is
The indescribable feeling
I dreamed of someone
I conceived, in my mind
Who she was
How she looked like
What did in life
It remained a question
But unfortunately,
The dream and love
Before that becomes the truth
That went towards
The sorrow and regret
Love dies before holding
Someone who never exist
The pain that caused
Even I could not imagine
Such inhuman cruelty.