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Secrets of the Hebrew alphabet


URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/twelve_twelve/article/secrets_of_the_hebrew_alphabet_20110817

“The letters of the Jews as strict as flames,” writes Karl Shapiro in the poem titled “The Alphabet,” “Or little terrible flowers lean/Stubbornly upwards through the perfect ages/Singing through solid stone the sacred names.”

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