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The Cross and Other Jewish Stories$
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Lamed Shapiro and Leah Garrett

Print publication date: 2007

Print ISBN-13: 9780300110692

Published to Yale Scholarship Online: October 2013

DOI: 10.12987/yale/9780300110692.001.0001

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The Rebbe and the Rebbetsin

The Rebbe and the Rebbetsin

Chapter:
(p.142) The Rebbe and the Rebbetsin
Source:
The Cross and Other Jewish Stories
Author(s):

Lamed Shapiro

Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:10.12987/yale/9780300110692.003.0011

This chapter presents the text of Lamed Shapiro's short fiction titled The Rebbe and the Rebbetsin. It explains that the story is about a Jewish couple with the wife claiming to hear angels chanting when they study the Torah and smell the odors of Paradise when the husband is cooking fish. It contends that the loving portrait of a traditional Jewish couple, suggests a future as barren as the rabbinic couple itself.

Keywords:   The Rebbe and the Rebbetsin, Lamed Shapiro, Jewish couple, angels, Torah, rabbinic couple, Paradise

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