This is what it looks like when an stranger becomes an acquaintance and then a friend.
So, a lawyer walks up to a rabbi and asks, ‘what’s the secret of eternal life?’ Sounds like the beginning of joke, doesn’t it? But it isn’t. It’s a profoundly important question, not because of the question itself, but because of the conversation that follows, which, as it turns out, isn’t really about life in … Continue reading A rabbi, a lawyer and so much more than a joke
A friend visited me recently and kindly bought me a gift. I was a little surprised by her choice, given that for years she advised me against purchases of this nature. This friend -- actually several of my friends -- used to joke that I had an addiction. They may have been on to something, … Continue reading Pull up a chair and make yourself comfortable