बेनाम सा यह दर्द ठहर क्यों नहीं जाता
जो बीत गया है वोह गुज़र क्यों नहीं जाता
- निदा फाजली
The newspaper today, unexpectedly with an article on poetry, gave pause to think. Loosely translated
This nameless pain, why doesn't it pause
that which is past, why doesn't it pass ..