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How long will I live?

“How long will I live?” I asked; “would it be for many years to come?” “Why do you wish to live many more years?” I was questioned. “Because,” I answered, “I have so much more to accomplish.” “I see,” came … Continue reading

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All Arabs have eagle-noses, all Jews have horns

Just bringing you up to date, in case you’ve missed the memo: all Arabs are cowards, stupid, have an eagle-nose, and carry long curved knives, ready to kill you if you ever┬áturn your back. All Jews have hidden satanic horns, … Continue reading

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Anwar Sadat, reflections

As the conflict in Gaza mounts, and hopes for ceasefire, let alone peace, seem to fade into the fog of war, my thoughts took me today back to Anwar Sadat, the Egyptian president who, against all odds, made Egypt the … Continue reading

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About Shanti

Earlier today I had a conversation with one of my daughters, a 14 y.o. teenager, about possibly becoming a vegetarian. The chat led me to speak with her about a path to which I deeply aspire: the path of Shanti. … Continue reading

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