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No One Belongs To The Bordello

Revive Urdu. Else, our future generations will never know the eloquence of love, and poetry.

No One Belongs To The Bordello
No One Belongs To The Bordello
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Ab urdu kya hai ek kothey ki tawaif hai
Mazaa har ek leta hai mohabbat kaun karta hai

(What is Urdu now but a whore in a whorehouse/Everyone has fun with her, but who really loves her)

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