Jewish Journal

Shmuel Moreh

  • The Departure

    February 22, 2007 | 7:00 pm

    My mother told me: "They are persecuting us,
    We have no place in Iraq any more, my son!
    How long should we yield
    To their yoke, how much patience do we need?
    Let us depart on "Eagles Wings" indeed!
    When she realized my grief at the threshold,
    She said: "My son, don't grieve,