د تورو جنګ وای مابه وکړی
د نصیب جنګ دی وارخطا ولاړه یمه
If it was a battle of swords, I would’ve fought it
But it’s a battle of fate and so I am awaiting anxiously.
- Pashto Landay (Landays are couplets written by anonymous authors about love, defeat, treason, patriotism and other topics. They are passed on through hearsay and in literature and music.)