Asmaa Hussein A Temporary Gift: Reflections on Love, Loss, and Healing [Book] PDF

Asmaa Hussein
A Temporary Gift: Reflections on Love, Loss, and Healing
[Book] PDF


      A Temporary Gift: Reflections on Love, Loss, and Healing

On Friday, August 16, 2013, twenty six year old Amr Kassem attended a peaceful protest in Alexandria, Egypt along with thousands of others, rallying against the mass injustices taking place in the aftermath of the coup d etat by the Egyptian military under the command of Abdel Fattah al_sis As Kassem returned home to his family, an Egyptian army sniper shot and killed him On Friday, August 16, 2013, twenty six year old Amr Kassem attended a peaceful protest in Alexandria, Egypt along with thousands of others, rallying against the mass injustices taking place in the aftermath of the coup d etat by the Egyptian military under the command of Abdel Fattah al_sis As Kassem returned home to his family, an Egyptian army sniper shot and killed him, leaving a woman widowed and a child fatherless A Temporary Gift is a record of journal entries written by Kassem s widow, Asmaa Hussein, during the two years following his departure from this world This book is about re learning how to live in the face of immense trauma It is a reminder that beyond the pain and darkness of loss there is still the potential of light in patience and constancy

Title : A Temporary Gift: Reflections on Love, Loss, and Healing
Author :  Asmaa Hussein
Language : English
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Format : Perfect Paperback
Pages : 302 pages

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