After eight decades, Arab poet Khalil Gibran’s writings live on

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On the 84th anniversary of legendary Arab poet Khalil Gibran’s death, his verses still resonate in a region mired by political upheaval.

His talent was recognized the world over, with the 28th U.S. President Woodrow Wilson once telling Gibran: You are the first Eastern storm to sweep this country, and what a number of flowers it has brought!”

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