“I’m sorry,” I mumbled. I sat down again and stirred my tea. “You think I’m an awful person. Sitting here on an all-expenses-paid vacation, complaining. How greedy, right?”
She glanced in the mirror and reapplied her lipstick. She was becoming her mother. But it wouldn’t hurt to look presentable
“We just want the brit milah, nothing more. If you won’t do it, that’s fine. But if yes, just do it and be done with it”
“I wonder how the Yenta Gene works in humans!” Leah reached her gloved hand inside. “Like, if you have the mutation — yeeeooooowwwwwww!”
“Baruch Hashem, it’s working out. You cannot imagine how much I’m looking forward to this year. To just slowing the pac ...
“We get together for one night out, and you guys are like not even here. If you prefer to text all night, why did you even come?"