Praying for her mirror to stay young;
On its no longer gilted surface
This message she has scrawled:
‘O somewhere between Heaven and Woolworth’s
I live I love I scold
I keep kingfishers in their cages
And goldfish in their bowls.’
Dancing to “Leylet Hob” at the OMEDS Hafla — a retro tribute to Suheir Zaki.