Excerpt from ·”Malak Desert Child ” chapter five | Paul OGarra


Excerpt chap five. “I have seen all, may Allah be my judge. I saw the boys running after them; she is a tiger that one. The other children came behind them, they pulled the ribbons in the dresses of the girls, and they pushed and kicked them, said terrible things, called them she-camels. Suddenly she turned, and it was something to see. She went for them fearlessly scratching and punching and kicking, yet silent all the while. Then I came, but another younger man was faster. Are they not from here? Are they people of the desert, Imohagg, free people? Then all would be clea