Ehsan Sehgal

Prison Of Pride

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…

Why can I trust
How should I believe
Until you speak out
The feeling of your heart
That you honestly love me
Without conditions
If your love is a truth
If you intend
Not to know anyone else
In your life
Since you love me
Prove and show that
Come out and talk
You will see
In my eyes and heart
The waves of love
Fragrance of truth
It is only for you
Surely that will touch
Your entity, and love
Just jump out
From your prison of pride
True love does not hold
Such things.