I'm happy that my favourite lyricist got an Oscar for "Jai Ho". :D So, I thought of translating my favourite song "Tujhse Naaraaz .." from the movie Masoom
Here it goes..I'm not displeased by you, O! Life, I'm perplexed!
I'm worried by your innocent questions;
I had never thought, I'd have to hold pain to live;
If I smile, I would have to get rid of a debt for that smile;
When I smile sometimes, I feel..
A debt on my lips.I'm not....
If they got filled today, drops would pour down;
Who knows? Eyes may yearn for them tomorrow.
Don't know where it got lost, disappeared whither?
I had hidden a tear.I'm not....
O Life! Your sorrows have made me understand new relations;
What we get! We get cold shadows under sun.I'm not....
[I have written about him earlier too