15 5 / 2010
"And, it was here, when I was 12 years old, where I almost bumped into a man strolling in the pathway. He looked down at me with piercing eyes. Even at a young age I immediately realized he was not a normal person, and it scared me. I sat down at my parents’ table and did not move for the rest of the evening. It was the first and only time I saw Saddam Hussein, live. Even though his presence was constantly sensed for years to come, from my living room TV."