If you always assume
the one sitting next to you
is the Messiah
waiting for some simple human kindness
you will soon come to weigh your words
and watch your hands.
And if the Messiah so chooses not to be revealed
in your time
it will not matter.
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Why make an account and save your favorite JewBelong stuff? Because someday Jack is going to get off his ass and pop the question and you’re going to get to plan that wedding you've been thinking about since third grade.
Because why use any of your precious brain cells to remember where you kept those great readings that you’ll use someday at Jeffrey’s B Mitzvah? Make an account, keep the readings there. Easy peasy. The only thing you’ll need to remember is your password, and from personal experience that’s hard enough.
Hey, can you watch the phones on Friday? We have a thing.