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It is warm and welcoming and envelops me with the same smells and tastes and sounds and feelings of comfort. Because I am home.
Now, just 48 hours later, I am wistful—wishful for what I did not do—didn’t follow my heart thinking it was my brain—thought versus my spirit and a yearning, and now here I am—away from home and longing to go back again.
DAYS OF ATONEMENT BY MICHAEL SERBY 34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 72 ❦ 34THPARALLEL.NET
He told his wife about the strange message. “I find it interesting but also disturbing in some way that he writes to you just before the Jewish holidays. I think you should not write back to him, “ she said. “Whatever this is, it can’t be good. Maybe you should consult a lawyer. We don’t know what this man’s game is.”
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