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The Trial – Nizar Qabbani

The East receives my songs, some praise, some curse  To each of them my gratitude I bear  For I’ve avenged the blood of each slain woman  and haven offered her who is in fear.  Woman’s rebellious heart I have supported  … Continue reading

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Poem – The  Trial 

During his great speech the prosecutor  kept piercing me with his yellow index finger  I’m afraid I didn’t appear self-assured  unintentionally I put on a mask of fear and depravity  like a rat caught in a trap an informer a … Continue reading

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