Saturday, August 27, 2016

What did you learn on street today



What did you learn on street today,
Dear little boy of mine?
What did you learn on street today,
Dear little boy of mine?
I learned that Srinagar never told a lie.
I learned that Mujahids seldom die.
I learned that we ought be free,
And that's what the leader said to me.
That's what I learned in street today,
That's what I learned in street.
What did you learn on FB today,
Dear little boy of mine?
What did you learn on FB today,
Dear little boy of mine?
I learned that Mujahids are my friends.
I learned that justice never ends.
I learned that kafirs die for their crimes
Even if we make a mistake sometimes.
What did you learn on TV today,
Dear little boy of mine?
What did you learn on TV today,
Dear little boy of mine?
I learned our Tehreek must be strong;
It's always right and never wrong;
Our leaders are the finest men
And we must die for them again and again.
What did you learn in News today,
Dear little boy of mine?
What did you learn in News today,
Dear little boy of mine?
I learned that war is not so bad;
I learned about the great ones we have had;
We fought in 1990 and in 2008
And someday I might get my chance.
~ Peer Pete Syed


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