Mirza Ghalib

(27 December 1797 – 15 February 1869 / Agra / British India)

Poems of Mirza Ghalib

These Divine Verses

These divine verses,
As I write
Are
The hallowed revelations
Descending
From on high
The sound of the scribe's pen
In the stillness of the night is indeed
The heavenly muse
Uttering her immortal words

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