Time And Life

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…

Time runs silently
One feels it too long
And one sees it too short
One enjoys
And one struggles,
One comes into the world
And one goes out of it
One suffers from problems
And one gains the benefits
One falls in love
And one loses, its love
Life and time travel together
But time stays on the journey
Life disappears
Time flies continuously
And the last day of the year
It rounds off
And comes a new day of the year
For a new hope,
For a new fight.
Within the same circle of the journey.

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