On the brink of the 25th of Kislev, celebrating the triumph of light over darkness, of purity over adulteration, of spirituality over materialityâ€¦
(Or Chappy Chanukah â€¦ whichever you prefer â€¦ Annieâ€™s joke with Ch pronounced properly, of course - something I can never quite do to her satisfaction )
Annie will be putting the menorah (*) in the window this evening and lighting the shamash and the first candle.
* Electric, curtains you know.
http://www.chabad.org/holidays/chanukah ... idbits.htm
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