Zabaan Jale Hai Lyrics

Verse 1

If I don’t say it, I could be torn with envy

And it could burn my tongue if I dare say it!

I hope she does not get furious. When she hears what I have to say

If I don’t say it, I could be torn with envy. But it could burn my tongue if I dare say it!

CONTEXT- To confess love is the most difficult. Here the lyricist says that he wants to confess his love but it is as painful as getting your tongue burned by something. And on the other hand it is equally difficult to keep it to yourself and not say it

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If I don’t say it, I could be torn with envy

And it could burn my tongue if I dare say it!

I hope she does not get furious. When she hears what I have to say

If I don’t say it, I could be torn with envy. But it could burn my tongue if I dare say it!

CONTEXT- To confess love is the most difficult. Here the lyricist says that he wants to confess his love but it is as painful as getting your tongue burned by something. And on the other hand it is equally difficult to keep it to yourself and not say it

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Verse 2

It is like an illness, if you catch it. It does not let you breath easily

This love is a big disappointment. It leaves you only after it takes your life

CONTEXT- Love is as good as an ailment. It sometimes makes your emotional state go bizarre. You seem to lose control of yourself and it makes you feel uneasy. Love is not something that can be ignored or forgotten easily. It takes up your time and energy in doing so. Irrespective of whether you try and ignore it or not

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It is like an illness, if you catch it. It does not let you breath easily

This love is a big disappointment. It leaves you only after it takes your life

CONTEXT- Love is as good as an ailment. It sometimes makes your emotional state go bizarre. You seem to lose control of yourself and it makes you feel uneasy. Love is not something that can be ignored or forgotten easily. It takes up your time and energy in doing so. Irrespective of whether you try and ignore it or not

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Verse 3

The sky seems to be weeping at my situation as well

So much so that his eyes are red, as the day slowly fades away

If I don’t say it, my heart aches. But it could burn my tongue if I dare say it!

TRIVIA-Here Gulzar saab has used the example of redness of the sky at the time of sunset to compare the redness in the eyes after one cries. There is a reason why Sunsets always appear only red in color. Look at light through a prism and notice the diverse colors that you can see- Green, Yellow, Orange, Blue and Red. But as humans, our eyes can only see a small wave of electromagnetic radiation emitted by the Sun. Primarily red light. The blue light is scattered long before it reaches us and what remains is only red light when the sun sets

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The sky seems to be weeping at my situation as well

So much so that his eyes are red, as the day slowly fades away

If I don’t say it, my heart aches. But it could burn my tongue if I dare say it!

TRIVIA-Here Gulzar saab has used the example of redness of the sky at the time of sunset to compare the redness in the eyes after one cries. There is a reason why Sunsets always appear only red in color. Look at light through a prism and notice the diverse colors that you can see- Green, Yellow, Orange, Blue and Red. But as humans, our eyes can only see a small wave of electromagnetic radiation emitted by the Sun. Primarily red light. The blue light is scattered long before it reaches us and what remains is only red light when the sun sets

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