Day Israel Murdered Peace
you are alive today even more than before the monstrous Israeli
tractor made its way towards you. That day, I do not know what
you ate in the morning. May be nobody knows. Maybe millions
of such trivial events are now lost for ever. Big deal.
are not you. What is you: is your essence! which is well alive,
and so many people identify with it. You are the spirit of loving
and caring, the spirit of giving, the spirit of dedication,
of loving the persecuted more than yourself. And all that, is
who admire you, carry in themselves a great part of you. In
a sense you now exist in a multitude of people. Instead of one
Rachel, there are now thousands of you.
wakes out in the morning to go to work. He does not say good
morning to his wife, does not put his hand around her waist.
He does not talk to his children and does not hug them. He goes
to work, and does not learn anything, does not teach a thing.
Back home he drinks a can of beer while eating his meal in front
of the TV. He then goes back to bed and thus adds one day to
his biological age..
person wakes up full of energy, determined to make the day count.
to work, tries to learn from everyone, and does teach something
to every one. Back home, he puts his arm around his wife's waist,
sits down at the table with his wife and children, asks everyone
about his/her day, helps the children with their homework and
then, he goes to sleep adding thus a day to his biological age.
the two days thus described are of exceedingly different value.
you Rachel, you lived a short biological age, but the real life
you lived is as long as eternity.. With so much love and admiration.
I am not sure I can be like you, though I want it so much.
rest in peace.