I remember our cook and mother in law to our director,  Mrs Samuel came up to the 160 year Torah scroll.

We were so careful to protect it, but we just wanted everyone to see what the Scriptures looked like before they were translated. She gently placed here cheek with streaming tears against the delicate parchment and whispered, “Mwen renmen w Seyè” (I love you L-rd). This broke every protocol for handling a Torah scroll, but I figured; this scroll survived the holocaust, what’s a few tears…

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