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He showed me his hands, damaged by years of construction work, and said, "For ten years we worked to build on a piece of land that I now can't bring my family to. " There was nothing I could say to him, my nerves had worn thin, and I returned home. I got a phone call from Marseilles inviting me to participate in a writer's conference where I was to read the poetry I could no longer write. At the conference I was asked whether all Yugoslav writers were \ now forced to live in exile. I answered that I was far more concerned about the people who were not writers who were forced into exile.
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