February 2, 2000
Goodbye soldiers on every bus.
Six weeks later and I still do not understand you.
Some things I've seen give me great hope for future peace. Other things scare me--the anger and the bombs. Peace is a fragile thing.
The work today is for the next generation. A generation that does not remember the long history of fighting. Is this generation the one? Is it ready?
I leave here sadly, knowing the land and the people. I have thrown my heart into the mess. Whether or not I ever return, I will watch its history unfold. Will Palestine return to war? Or will the brave step forward and work for peace?
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