Gordafarid's parting wisdom was to recite a poem from Hafez for me. Here it is!
گرت چو نوح نبی صبر هست در غم طوفان

بلا بـگردد و کام هـــــزار ســــاله بـر آیــد

If, like Noah, you are patient in anticipation of the storm

The calamity will pass and your wishes of a thousand years will come true

Photo essay: A chat with naqqal Fatemeh Habibizad