Lebanon can never be dissociated from its geographical context. The promised land? We became a nation of confrontation when we allowed Jihadis to undertake operations from our borders. These are photos of a trip to the Holy Land, now the (com)promised land, dipped in pop sauce for remembrances of a trip which could never be undertaken by someone such as myself these days. Al Kuds lana wa inani ousalli (Jerusalem is ours and I pray) and so sang Feyrouz.