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People Are Lonely - A Thought



People Are Lonely I A Thought

By Mordechai Z. Hecht

In Honor of Shneur Chaim Yitzchok Alexander Ben Nechama Dina


I recently visited an elderly lady, a Holocaust survivor, 98 years old, sadly she told me she was taking a medication which wasn’t working, and that she wanted to go to the Hospital because she had water in her lungs. When I asked her “who should we call if G-d forbid something happens to you”, she replied “no one”. To which I was aghast.

“I know this lady”, I thought to myself, I know she recently lost her husband at the ripe old age of 103, but I also knew that she also has children, thank G-d. I was shocked, until she went on to explain to me that… Read More »

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