Friday, 22 August 2008

Teary eyes and glowing heart

What has happened to your eyes, (the more) you tell them to stop, the more they continue flowing.

What is the matter with your heart, (the more) you tell it to come to its senses, (the more it is distracted).

Does the lover think that his love can be concealed.

While his eyes are shedding tears and his heart is glowing.

- Excerpt from the ‘Qasidah Burda’ by Imam Busairi

3 comments:

Saira Andleeb said...

Exactly "Does the lover think that his love can be concealed." ... especially with those eyes!

:P :)

Isbahz said...

but your eyes can't steal my freedom! :)

Syra said...

but your glowing heart can lead you to heaven :)
gals, this is in context to Qasidah Burdah.