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(1770-1850 / Cumberland / England)

A Jewish Family In A Small Valley Opposite St. Goar, Upon The Rhine

GENIUS of Raphael! if thy wings
Might bear thee to this glen,
With faithful memory left of things
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  • Katherine Hunter (1/6/2013 8:15:00 PM)

    Yusuef, that's their home. The region was named Palestine by conquering Romans a couple thousand years ago. No offense, but from where do you think they originate?

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  • Stephen W (1/5/2013 1:23:00 PM)

    At Seham Yusuef:
    He is not Jewish. The poem was written long before the State of Israel existed, at a time when Jews were underdogs. It is not that famous.
    Europe is not cold or barren. Israel is sponsored primarily by USA.
    Many of us agree that stealing is wrong, and despise warmongers and occupiers.

  • Seham Yusuef (11/3/2012 4:55:00 AM)

    Is he a Jewish Man? I am a Palestinian and it hurts to see that they want my land, home, olive trees, figs and orange grove. It is stealing from Muslims. This is wrong.
    Are these poems famous because it laid the path to current destruction of the non-European/non-Christian world so the cold barren Europe can survive robbing or pillaging resources from the Eastern green fruit laden trees? Shame on occupiers and war mongers. Shame.

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