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Parashat Noach (October 21, 2017)
by Bettijane Eisenpreis

AS I WRITE THIS, the first flight after Hurricane Maria has just reached New York City from Puerto Rico. I have not seen a photo of passengers kissing the ground, but I can well imagine that, after being battered by the storm, they might feel like doing so. In my apartment building, we still are waiting for word of the doorman who went to Puerto Rico on vacation. Another staff member tells me that his mother is frantic; her brother and his whole family live there, and she has not heard from them.

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