created at: 2013-07-07






1. A delivery boy stealing a rugelah from a stand in the shuk (popped it in his mouth and winked at me)
2. A bored looking woman checking texts at the Wall
3. A shop owner in the shuk giving out free shots and dancing with patrons during the mele an hour before Shabbat
4. A swimming pool by the Dead Sea with a wheelchair ramp
5. A young veteran in a wheelchair running a shop in the shuk
6. Teenagers with backpacks and machine guns
7. A Hasidic man pushing a stroller and looking absolutely smitten with his new baby
8. Women in wigs and long sleeves looking hot enough to faint in the July sun
9. Children swimming in a fountain on Shabbat, shrieking and giggling
10. A young woman threading her own eyebrows on her balcony on Shabbat afternoon
11. A swarm of American teenagers on a Birthright trip shopping for souvenirs on Saturday night
12. A skinny one-eyed kitten scrounging for food in a garbage pile in an alley
13. A giant shul with doors wide open and glittering chandeliers in the lobby on Friday night
14. Men with peyos so big they looked like floppy rabbit ears
15. A young woman whispering passionately to the Wall

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