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Khanum used henna
Hands adorned with suns and moons
She drank rosewater

Twinkle in her eye
Yekeebood yekeenabood
She’d spin the story

I hennaed their hair
Michael, Anousheh, Layla
Isha fans hers dry

Singing Jasper whole
Bright eyed sunny smiling boy
Peace and joy return

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