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Rescue — “Necessary Stories” from The Jerusalem Report

October 17th, 2014 · No Comments · Culture and buy cialis where Ideas

Haim Watzman My brother Levi says that if I weren’t a woman he’d kill me. Just like the Arabs. The reason he kills Arabs is that they are evil and kill us. He doesn’t kill his sister because because, he says, women think with their hearts and not their minds. Because they see only the […]

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Page Turner — “Necessary Stories” from The Jerusalem Report

July 21st, 2014 · No Comments · Culture and Ideas

Haim Watzman Elaine had taken the viagra purchase grandkids camping in the cemetery, so Roger was alone for the night. He didn’t like being without Elaine, but he didn’t like having Danny, Aviva, and tiny Gur sleep over either. He was resolved to make good use of the hour or so left before he’d get drowsy and […]

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Miss Violet’s Piano — “Necessary Stories” from The Jerusalem Report

June 29th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Culture and Ideas

Haim Watzman “It’s the piano.” Karin shivered. The music had woken her from an unremembered nightmare. “Someone is playing the piano.” Or one-eyed her from under his pillow. His muffled voice sounded like it was reaching her from a cave below the floor. “Call the police.” “My piano,” Karin said. “Someone is playing my piano.” […]

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Foreign Relations — “Necessary Stories” from The Jerusalem Report

April 8th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Culture and Ideas

Haim Watzman “You never play your flute anymore.” Yael and Aharon squeezed into a corner of the standing area by the cialis low priced rear door of the 34 bus, which smelled of exhaust and wet ponchos. Until last week they had gone down to Ben-Zakkai each Sunday and Wednesday to get the 4 alef to Mt. Scopus […]

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Justice — “Necessary Stories” from The Jerusalem Report

March 22nd, 2014 · No Comments · Culture and Ideas

Haim Watzman Ornan was staring at his locker and levitra usa muttering under his breath when I tossed my backpack onto the bench and felt for my keys in my pocket. I’ve had a bottom locker for years at the Jerusalem Pool, hard to see into but easy to viagra order on line pull my gear out of. He first showed […]

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The Dryad — “Necessary Stories” from The Jerusalem Report

December 31st, 2013 · No Comments · Culture and Ideas

Haim Watzman She laughed and shook her head as she unrolled the clingy plastic from around her slug-shaped sandwich. Down below, raucous teenagers gamboled in a spring that seemed to be the source of buy generic viagra uk the river along which she and her companions had hiked all morning. She laughed at how easy it had been not […]

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Inta Omri — “Necessary Stories” from The Jerusalem Report

December 2nd, 2013 · No Comments · Culture and Ideas

Haim Watzman Ilana elbowed me and eyed the couple sitting to our left in the Hirsch Theater. Shaken out of the reverie brought on by the Tarshiha Orchestra’s rendition of Um Kulthum’s hit song “Raq al-Habib,” “The Servitude of Love,” I followed her gaze. The woman to my left was tapping out a text message […]

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Dirty Jokes — “Necessary Stories” from The Jerusalem Report

October 17th, 2013 · No Comments · Culture and Ideas

Haim Watzman The old clock on the lexapro for cheap café counter inside ticked at least five times before the men began to laugh. At first it was just Nissim, whose trinket shop was just up the hill on deltasone order Strauss Street, on the border of Mea Shearim. He guffawed as if he didn’t really want to, as if […]

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Nobody Smiles — “Necessary Stories” column from The Jerusalem Report

December 14th, 2012 · No Comments · Culture and Ideas

Haim Watzman Is there a dictionary of smiles? I need one. I know what my own smiles mean. I think of discount glucophage my face as a simple platform. It exhibits a range of smiles that clearly convey a certain range of messages, from “that’s nice” to “go away.” The male face has evolved so many layers […]

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