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Warmth of a Parent

I’ve never personally met Dr Rafi Romano.  I knew that he is in his early fifties, a good father to 4 children, a reputable orthodontist and a wanted lecturer. We had once a debate on the mail on the “impact of parents’ attitude on behaviour patterns of their kids when they mature” and Dr Romano [...]

The Boy and the Waitress

It is not the first time that I bring on a story that emphasizes that things are not necessarily as we see them. Sam Boneh, a good friend of mine, sent to me this small ‘food for thought’ from a book that he read:  In the days when an ice cream sundae cost much less, a [...]

Our Desire To Be Loved

I met Shosh in a foot medical centre. I had a problem with one of my foot nails and I was sent there for a couple of treatments. “You better ask for Shosh” they suggested.   I arrived with a book under my arm, my favourite weapon against queues, and Shosh – a pleasant woman who [...]