Sarab, a seventeen year old
girl known for her brightness,liveliness, thoughtfulness and creativity
was a victim of Meningitis. While she was studying in England 1989,she developed symptoms similar to the Flu (headaches and high
fever) and was admitted to hospital straight away. Not much could
be done since
the Meningococcal Meningitis (Bacterial type) had already taken its
diagnosis was late and in two hours time, Sarab passed away.
Her death brought great sorrow and heartaches to all her family, friends and relatives.
May Sarab's soul rest in peace.
Painting by Sana Masri
This lament was written by
guardian.. Jane was the first one to arrive at the hospital and the
only one to see her before she died. Since then she decided to
work with National Meningitis Trust.
last photo for Sarab