“I find it really strange that when you’re in a long distance friendship or relationship all you want to do is see that person and being around them is the biggest most wonderful deal but there are people who interact with them all the time, on the street and in the classroom and in the shops and it always makes me jealous because you want to be with this person so much and for everyone else they’re nothing special but for you they’re everything special.” —Azra Tabassum #LateNightThoughts
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"The feeling of finally meeting someone - You want to be with in every circumstance, the one you want to live with; you want to grow with. You know, you’ll always stay No matter what.”
NPR: Two years ago, Israel ended with great fanfare a program that brought tens of thousands of Ethiopian Jews to Israel. But many are in limbo, separated from family, the result of stricter religious law.