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Elana Batya Feuerman, 4th grade

Candle Lighting

January 29, 2009, by

I watch my mother Light the Shabbat candles, Moving her arms at her side Like she’s gathering all of her good deeds. She covers her eyes with two straight hands And they look like the Tablets of Moses Resting on her face. When she whispers the words, the letters Swirl out of her mouth. And