A Tribute to Dr. Roshan Thomas: From Hurt Comes Inspiration | Taslim Jaffer

A Tribute to Dr. Roshan Thomas: From Hurt Comes Inspiration | Taslim Jaffer

It’s 6:47 am and I have been up since the baby’s 5 am feed. As the early morning light pushes through the fog, finally, the tears are flowing. I have crept downstairs wrapped in a sweater and heartache, and am honouring the people who lost their lives in the Serena Hotel in Kabul on Navroz.

I knew Dr. Roshan Thomas and her family as a young girl growing up in the same jamatkhana (Ismaili house of congregational worship). And I had known bits and pieces of the work she and her husband have done in Pakistan and Afghanistan as eye doctors.

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