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Counting Up, Not Down, Toward the Omer

It is always better to count up to something important than to count down to the inevitable loneliness of zero.

Imagine for a moment it’s New Year’s Eve. Ten, nine, eight; the bottle of champagne is opened. Seven, six, five; your cell phone receives a text message...