Journal Entry

Saturday, January 24, 2009

Noah on the Necessity of the Concrete

Dispensing Noah's allowance:

Me: Are you going to put any into the Tzedakah box?

Noah: No, because I don't see a poster of somebody poor.

Me: rummages through drawer and finds charity fundraising poster of small girl with leprosy

Noah: (happily) Now I'll put some in the Tzedakah box!

Posted by benrosen at January 24, 2009 08:41 AM | Up to blog
Comments

Do you have a poster of a small girl with leprosy in your drawer for just such emergencies or???

Posted by: glynda at January 24, 2009 10:32 AM

A reasonable question, I think.

Posted by: Matt at January 24, 2009 01:13 PM

I do indeed!

It actually shows her proudly holding up her hand, still intact, with dotted lines drawn across her fingers showing how much of them would be left after one years and after five years... if she hadn't gotten the medicine she just got from whatever aid agency sent us the poster.

Posted by: Benjamin Rosenbaum at January 24, 2009 04:48 PM
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