After many weeks of lockdown here in Israel, I finally was able to visit the girls at the orphanage. I missed them so much. It was wonderful seeing them in person and catching up with them and hearing about everything that has been going on in their lives. First, some big news: Yaeli is engaged!
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I fell in love with you, you said you fell in love with me. You said you wanted to me even though YOUR divorce hadn't yet finalized. I stood by you. Allowed you to move into my home. I tried to make you happy by loving you. You said you had never known love until you met me. You would get up in the middle of the night screaming obscenities at me, shower and leave.
For Jews From France, a Sociable Landing Spot in Israel
Elizabeth Sloan had one wish as she contemplated the future while in her mids: an emotionally and financially stable partner who shared her commitment to Conservative Judaism. Sloan, a marriage therapist from Glendale, Md. She joined dating sites and also considered a matchmaker, but was reluctant to shell out the several thousand dollars most charge. Then, in July , Match.
At the other end of the square, French and Hebrew speakers lunched at Chez Claude, a falafel and shawarma joint owned by French immigrants, where a stack of baguette rolls sat on the counter as an alternative to pita bread. By dusk this small patch of Netanya took on even more of a continental flavor as the outdoor cafes glowed with fairy lights and table candles. But with growing manifestations of anti-Semitism and an economic downswing in France, the number of French Jews making aliyah — the Hebrew term for immigration — had already spiked over the last year.