Author Country :Sudan Genre Type :True Story Location :Sudan Year of Publication :NULL/ Publication :Maryknoll Booklet, 19 Sub Theme :Children, Hunger/Famine, Peace/Peacemaking/War/Violence, Refugees/Internally Displaced/ Author Name :Father Carroll Houle, M.M./ Author City :NULL
I carried Howda, a 10-year-old girl semiconscious from starvation, to a camp for
persons displaced by the war in Sudan. As I laid her down on a cot in the
medical tent, she opened her eyes. Weakly she put her hand on my arm. That
gesture of thanks overwhelmed me!