Ehsan Sehgal

Truth About 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…

The truth about love is
The mask it wears
Sweet words
The promises
The appreciations
The gifts
Devotion forever
As a sincere lover,
But deep down
Just a desire that
In the mask
Lover and beloved
Hold fast
The sex
The completion
And the end of love