By Barbara Diamond Goldin

Purim is impending and Hershel, the one blind boy within the village, needs he might aid his mom arrange hamantashen for the vacation. If simply i'll see, he thinks, i'll support my mom extra. That evening, Hershel desires of a winged angel descending a gleaming ladder. She says, "Make what you notice. you spot if you shut your eyes. you spot on your dreams." With new braveness, Hershel learns to belief his dream and creates whatever extra attractive than a person within the entire village can think. An Author's word approximately Purim can be incorporated.

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1()1 On the way to the hotel, you notice somethingodd about the city: m some stleets, wh(te houseshave been demolished, even though the surrounding housesare still standing. It is as if a localizedearthqLrakehad struck, You soon arnve at the hotel, Porky, who is sitting on the steps outside, has certainlyeamed his nickname - he is very fat. Restore2 STAMrNApoints. Now you feel ready to tacklethe problems facing you. You decide to start by ques honing Porky Will you ask him about Radix in Seneral (turn to 77), or ask him to explain the phenomenon of the demolished houses (turn b lo5)?

439 Tvrn to a77. 440 444 on you to halt. You make a run for it Testlour Luck. lf you are Lucky, turn to 233j if you are Unlucky, ruanro 33o. 141 By clearing your mind, you becomecalm and fearless, which preparesyou for the comlng test. Turn to 55 145 Inside, you are led past stacks of crates and boxes up to a healy-jowled human, who is srtting behind a a46-144 desk. If you killed a human on the way here, tum to 28; otherwise tum to 187. 146 The university, which is only for humans, is a small affair these days, occupying a single large bu ding on the outskirts of the city.

And it is moving towaids youl When it is about a metre away, it stops To your 109-11() 111 amazement, a shaft of light emerges from the ground where the shadow is. lf this is science, it is beyond human or Arcadian knowledge. You appear to be in the presence of some unlnown force. It does not sesmhostile, but being alien ir is difficult to judge. Will you run away from this encounter (tum to 12o), or wait and see what happens (turn to 235)? 109 When you get there, there is no sign o{ the Adolpho, Could the grocer have been misleading you?

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