Erinnerungen an die Schule / Memories of School
European Stories
Eine kurze Geschichte über Freundschaft und Loyalität.
Hasina erzählt eine Geschichte über eine Erfahrung aus ihrer Kindheit in Afghanistan mit ihrer Freundin Tamana.

A short story about friendship and loyalty.
Hasina tells a story about an experience from her childhood in Afghanistan with her friend Tamana.
A short fragment of the story

My name is Hasina. When I was in 10th grade at school, I always went to school with my best friend. Her name is Tamara, one day we were walking and wanted to go to school. We were walking on the street and once my ankle was twisted and I fell down. There were a lot of people on the street and I was ashamed because of my shame. I took her hand and pulled her towards me so that she also fell and we both laughed a lot. She said don’t be ashamed because I fell down too and then we continued walking and I said that my girlfriend is the best and is very loyal to me actually that’s a real loyalty that friendships creates.

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Why this story is important
Because it is a story about courage between two women in a man - dominated culture. 
The message is: don't be afraid, don't be ashamed, just be yourself.
How this story was created
In the workshop, each person wrote down on cards different emotions that they know.
We put them together in the middle of a circle and spoke about them. 
We talked about them and asked some questions like; what does this emotion mean for you and do an experience comes to my mind?
After the conversation, everyone could choose one emotion and wrote a personal memory. 
Hasinas emotion was: SHAME
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