Story 35 of 100

Elena Tucker
2 min readMar 22
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The Consultation.

“Look, Rabbi, I have to make a decision, and it’s an important one, so please, I implore you — help me!”

“Of course, Moishe, what can I do?”

“Rabbi, my family wants me to marry this woman, a widow, she’s very rich, so I, and by extension, my family, will be very well off.”

Elena Tucker

Writer and storyteller, immigrant, wife, mom, knitter, collector of jokes, lover of cheap, sweet wine.