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On Hamra’s streets

The old faces are still there. The man with the swollen foot begging just off Bliss.  The old men selling lottery tickets outside the hospital.  The three women selling gum on the steps of Idriss.  The group of a dozen or so Palestinian kids begging for money and food around the cafes on Hamra street. … Continue reading

The price of bread

Sunday afternoon we wanted to grab a quick lunch after church so that the girls and I could go to football with Caleb in the afternoon.  We stopped in at a cafe that we used to eat at a lot (until they were infested by mosquitoes… so random!) and were shocked at how much the … Continue reading