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Sadiqullah Khan


We Wait


We wait with none eager ear for a song
With repose, we wait, the chords hum
Ragas play on sutras, we wait the bliss
On your tongue, tuning strings- we wait!

-To Hansadhwani Prateeksha, a singer of classical Indian music and ghazals.

Sadiqullah Khan
Peshawar
August 9,2015.

Submitted: Saturday, August 09, 2014
Edited: Saturday, August 09, 2014

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