Love Stinks: Bitter Love poems in Arabic and English for the Lonely and Brokenhearted

I gave a lighthearted talk to AUC students this afternoon in advance of Valentine's Day. This year, I showed them examples of slightly bitter, disappointed, and angry love poems because last year I'd showed more optimistic and romantic poems and I want to be fair to those who aren't in relationships at the moment or who've been burned once or twice. For those who couldn't attend or want to spend more time with my examples, here are the slides.