Gifts from my former cellmates in Tehran’s Evin Prison
I was very moved to receive these two gifts on Monday from my former cellmates in Tehran’s Evin Prison.
Mahvash Sabet made this beautiful purse for me, and Fariba Kamalabadi somehow knotted together this pink bracelet from the threads of my old towel in prison! The two women have served 5 years of their 20-year prison sentences in Iran. They are among the 7 imprisoned leaders of Iran’s minority Baha’i faith.
Kaado-hayi ke do ta az hamsellule sabegham dar zendane Evin barayeman dorost kardand. Unha (Mahvash Sabet va Fariba Kamalabadi) hanuz dar zendan hastand…