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A dozen years ago, this happened, minutes after I broke my fast. When my brother, Andrew, called to break the news that our father had died on Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, I suspected God was fleshing out a comedy routine. My dad was rebelliously agnostic; when I was growing up in the 1960s, nothing gave him more pleasure than. (continued in The Washington Post.) A happy New Year to you all.
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