Happy Rosh Ha’shanah

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For I Will Consider Your Dog Molly
David Lehman 
For it was the first day of Rosh Ha’shanah, New Year’s Day, day of remembrance, of        ancient sacrifices and averted calamities.
For I started the day by eating an apple dipped in honey, as ritual required.
For I went to the local synagogue to listen to the ram’s horn blown.
For I asked Our Father, Our King, to save us for his sake if not for ours, for the sake of his abundant mercies, for the sake of his right hand, for the sake of those who went through fire and water for the sanctification of his name.

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