Married With Tears

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 am the companion
And married
With my tears and pain
I know
That is heavy
I have to bear it
Until coming
My happy days
In my life
I will divorce
My tears and pain
For my pleasure
For my spirit
I hope
I will reach
What I am expecting
What I am thinking
I hope; I hope