What is tragedy?

Jess Semaan
2 min readDec 4, 2020

Today, four months since the explosion in Lebanon, I ask you what is tragedy.

Is tragedy waking up to find your city demolished to the ground, with hundreds of dead, many missing, some friends, some neighbors, some family?

The city you have cried in, danced in, kissed in, loved in, birthed in, and longed for every time you were away?