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“I have learned and dismantled all the words in order to draw from them a single word: Home.”  Mahmoud Darwish, Unfortunately, It Was Paradise: Selected Poems Your eyes are a thorn in my heart Inflicting pain, yet I cherish that thorn And shield it from the wind. I sheathe it in my flesh, I sheathe it, protecting it from night and agony, And its wound lights the lanterns, Its tomorrow makes my… Read More