League Of Nations
Dar Hai Khabar-e-Bad Na Mere Munh Se Nikl Jaye
She’s been at her last gasp, poor wretch, for days
(May telling ill news not bring ill news to me!)—
Peeran-e-Kaleesa Ki Dua Ye Hai Ke Tal Jaye
Yet though her fate seems sealed,
The Church still prays her fate may be averted.
Iblees Ke Taweez Se Kuch Roz Sambhal Jaye!
Well, maybe after all the Old Man of Europe’s drab will rally
A few days longer, with the devil for ally!