Mustafa Zaidi (1930-1970) was a modern Urdu poet who wrote Urdu ghazals as well as Urdu poems. This beautiful and moving Urdu ghazal has a modern sensibility. Mustafa Zaidi's voice has a wonderfully sensitive and personal feeling in this ghazal. This ghazal was sung by Musarrat Nazir sometime in the 1980's or 1990's when she visited Lahore, Pakistan from Toronto, Canada. This ghazal was set to a bueautiful musical composition and broadcast from the official government of Pakistan TV channel (PTV).