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Hope ii


Let the sadness depart, let the night turn over;

Life’s peace* will but dawn, if I rise to greet her.


By Arif uz Zaman

May 2002

* Salaam is ‘peace’ in Arabic.

For the PROBLEMATIC poem to which this is the reply, read Shadow.

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