Gypsy - Sartep Osman

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Your sky is your footstep.<br />
Put your head down.<br />
Surrender yourself.  Don't look for stars, sky and God.<br />
He who doesn't have even an inch of land,<br />
How would they have God, stars and sky?<br />
-Abdulla Pashew<br />
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In Kurdistan there are more than 4000 gypsy families spread around the cities of Sulaimaniyah, Kirkuk, Erbil, and Mosul.  In Sulaimaniyah there are more than 400 families on the outskirts of the city, living apart from the rest of society, with their on culture and language, called Domani.