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Wednesday, November 07, 2018
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Crisscross
Wednesday, November 07, 2018
I understand that she wants to tell me something. I stroke her hand and force myself to be patient as she struggles to form words
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Wednesday, October 31, 2018
“Mommy? Mommy!” I say. Two tears travel slowly down her face. I jump up and bend closer to her. “Ima! Ima! Mommy’s crying!”
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Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Yael’s proud of herself and I’m glad. This little girl’s come a long way since her first day when she hid under the table
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Wednesday, October 17, 2018
“Goodbye, Mommy,” I say. “I have to go now but we’ll come back every day until you are better and can leave this hospital”
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Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Yael’s dark brown eyes meet mine. I can feel her rapid heartbeat. “It’s going to be okay,” I promise her, “Ima’s going to be fine”
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Wednesday, September 05, 2018
Tears spring to my eyes. What kind of bar mitzvah will I have? I turn away, trying to hide my reaction to the judge’s words
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Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Ima looks upset. “He said,” she whispers, “that he’s willing to trade. He will get his son and we can keep his daughter.”
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Wednesday, August 08, 2018
“Meir!” Abba’s voice shatters my concentration. I blink and look around in confusion. “Meir,” he whispers, “It’s your turn to speak. Go to the stand.”