Libya, he said. Would I go to Libya. It seemed like such an impossibility just a few short months ago. But there I was with visa in hand boarding the plane just over a week ago.
And now as I sit to write this, I don't know where to begin to tell you what I saw. Who I met. What I learned about resilience and bravery. And hope.
But let me share with you some of the simple beauty that I saw there.