Rawi Hage

 
 
 
Books were always important. I have to thank my father, he filled my life with books. He didn’t write but he always read. He was a merchant, he filled the store with cigarette smoke and his friends, all talking about books and politics. It was bad for business. He dealt in women’s clothing.
— Rawi Hage
 
 
 
 
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