24. "Polarities at Ben Gurion Airport": a Hasid ultra-orthodox Jew paired with secularized travelers who walk by an advert for polarized sunglasses, near Tel Aviv.
As I prepare to return home after honoring my parents by planting a tree, I see this apocryphal scene at the airport. A Hasid is walking one way wearing traditional religious garb, while travelers dressed in more modern, secular clothing walk in the opposite direction. In the background, a spotlit ad...more »