You and I are in words.
We belong to the same book.
The ashes upon you are mine,
and in the shadows we are
the only two witnesses, victims,
two short poems about nature
waiting for the devastation to finish its feast.
Mahmud Darwish, de "The Raven's Ink", in Unfortunately it was Paradise: Selected Poems, Munir Akash et al. (trad.), Frienses Corporation (Printer), s.d.