Abdullah Awan

Pakistan

15 years old want to know who I AM? wanted a best friend who never leaves me

Message to Readers

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True speech is the fruit of not speaking

April 20, 2021

I haven't come here to settle down.
I've come here to depart.
I am a merchant with lots of goods,
selling to whoever will buy.
I didn't come to create any problems,
I'm only here to love.
A Heart makes a good home for the Friend.
I've come to build some hearts.
I'm a little drunk from this Friendship --
Any lover would know the shape I'm in.
I've come to exchange my twoness,
to disappear in One.
He is my teacher. I am his servant.
I am a nightingale in His garden.
I've come to the Teacher's garden
to be happy and die singing.
They say "Souls which know each other here,
know each other there."
I've come to know a Teacher
and to show myself as I am.

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2 Comments
  • aalawrites

    What a beautiful poem!
    re: Thanks so much!


    17 days ago
  • Ava Marie

    Oh my goodness, this is so beautiful!!!
    Re: Thank you so much!!!


    18 days ago