Halima Ahmedova

Category: Uzbek modern poetry Published: Sunday, 29 September 2013

HALIMA AHMEDOVA, poetess, editor and presenter. She wrote many poems and is famous for her love poems. She is currently working for Uzbekistan radio. She edited many books of poetry, and now runs a special radio-program on spirituality and enlightenment.

MAN OF FREEDOM

No man is richer in the world,
All the birds are given to him.
His crown is endlessly told
More than king’s rank, holds esteem.
Lucks and times are being slave,
Even follow hills along.
If he wants he might leave
This world as love – boring, wrong.

Translated by Azam Abidov

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