Saturday, May 14, 2016

Lebanon's history via pop culture 59

“Memory does not have a date, it has a season” so said Henri Bergson. True, we remember things by cold it was and how grey was the sky, or to quote “akher iyyam el sayfiyye” (the last days of summer) song, “there was a blue cloud and a lot of cold” – the blue cloud being that only say of sunshine in an otherwise overcast weather.