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“You Want it Darker”: On Rosh Hashanah & New Beginnings

    Magnified, sanctified, be thy holy name Vilified, crucified, in the human frame A million candles burning for the love that never came You want it darker We kill the flame —Leonard Cohen, “You Want It Darker“ (Before reading… Continue reading ?
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