For years, copying other people, I tried to know
From within, I couldn't decide what to do.
Unable to see, I heard my name being called.
Then I walked outside.
Yek chand be Taqlîd ghôzîdam
Dar khûd bûdam, zân nasazîdam khûd
Nâdîdeh hamî nâm shanîdam khûd
Az khûd cho borôn shudam, bédîdam khûd
Taqlid = Imitation, copy
Ghozidan = to choose, to select
Sazidan = to deserve, Nasazidan is the negative form of the verb.
Shanidan = to listen
Bedidan = to see
Khud rAa = myself
Note: m at the end of all verbs refer
to "I", for example, Shanidam means I listened. Bedidam,