Love Survival II

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:


Bosko Brkic and Admira Ismic dead, 1993
25 years old

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:

Bosko Brkic and Admira Ismic Alive

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.


About brucelarochelle

Practising Lawyer and Part-Time University Instructor (Accounting, Commercial Law, Organizational Behaviour); Part-Time Federal Tribunal Member. Non-practising Chartered Professional Accountant (Chartered Accountant and Certified Management Accountant).
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