From a description of Tyre, July 22, by the CNN journalist Cal Perry, as reported here.
More children are in a nearby basement. The true cost of the shelling can be seen in their frightened eyes.
I am the first visitor to walk down the long stairs, and as I get there, a little boy starts screaming and pointing at me. He is hysterical.
His mother says, “He thinks you are Israeli.”
I speak to the boy in Arabic. “I’m a journalist,” I tell him, but he still cries.
I shall try to return next Sunday to the [ir]regular Sunday grammar and style blog…