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Roberta Gately

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A nurse, humanitarian aid worker, and writer, Roberta Gately has served in third-world war zones ranging from Africa to Afghanistan. She has written extensively on the subject of refugees for the Journal of Emergency Nursing, as well as a series of articles for the BBC World News Online. She speaks regularly on the plight of the world’s refugees and displaced.

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Roberta Gately I try to write anyway - or if that fails, I take a nap!
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“‎Lipstick is really magical. It holds more than a waxy bit of color - it holds the promise of a brilliant smile, a brilliant day, both literally and figuratively.”
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“ma dietro a ogni nuvola il sole splende ancora. (...) anche quando una nuvola nasconde il sole, non lo priva del suo splendore.”
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