Wrote about abuse of love not meeting social acceptance. Thought of person I knew whose parents were Hindu and Muslim; no religion in the home.
Have been haunted for a long time by this image:
He is Serb. She is Muslim. Sarajevo. Killed twenty years ago, in May of 1993, by Serbian snipers. Nobody picking up their bodies, for days. After all, they weren’t “of us”, but some sacriligious blend. The apostasy.
Here is what they used to look like:
So somebody can do the Romeo and Juliet in Sarajevo movie, in commemoration. What does not change is
Postscript, June 24, 2015: Corrected a misdescription, hopefully.