Ehsan Sehgal

Gift Me, Your 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…

Can you call me?
Give me your number
I will call you

I just want to tell you
With the breathings
With the heartbeats

In a devotion way
In a feeling of truth
In a frame of respect
I will pay you
My life, my soul
At your service

I honestly love you
It is not an offer
It is a begging
Oh, please
Gift me, your love
Your lips, your body
And the breathings
To create another
Love story.