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Sadiqullah Khan


Avail Thyself


The rosy flush of wine;
Before the emptiness takes you.
The silken thread of time,
Not too long to go.
The wiser gone mad,
And the fools gone wiser.
Rise and dance:
Avail thyself the moment’s joy.

Sadiqullah Khan
Islamabad
February 14,2013.

Submitted: Saturday, April 13, 2013
Edited: Sunday, May 25, 2014

Topic of this poem: love and art


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