Tenacity in ruins: old lady of Lebanon playing piano in the mess

On August 6, according to foreign media reports, a violent explosion occurred in the port area of Beirut, the capital of Lebanon, on the evening of 4, killing at least 135 people and injuring about 5000 people. After experiencing the chaos caused by the explosion, an old woman played a song for her family on the piano in her home, which was already in a mess. Friendship lasts forever and is regarded as a symbol of hope and tenacity in the ruins. < p > < p > according to reports, videos released by social networking sites showed that when grandma may abd Melky played songs in front of the piano, her home was already in a mess: most of the window glass was broken, many pictures hanging on the wall fell to the ground, and the ground was covered with debris of various things. < p > < p > her granddaughter, may Lee meleki, recorded the moment when her grandmother played the piano, describing it as “beauty in the ashes,” indicating that her grandmother was “struggling to get rid of pain.”. At least 135 people were killed and about 5000 people were injured in a violent explosion in the port area of Beirut, the capital of Lebanon, on the evening of April 4, local time. “We are witnessing a real disaster,” prime minister Hassan diab said bluntly The governor of Beirut estimated that between 250000 and 300000 people would be homeless.