Nothing Will Come of Israel’s Quiet

The dead died and the killers killed in Gaza only to ensure another brief interlude of quiet for Israelis.

The Tel Aviv Port was bustling again this weekend. A boisterous Indian food festival took place in the farmer’s market and hordes of screaming children were riding the merry-go-round — a retro model with old-fashioned cars as the speakers blasted songs from yesteryear. Thousands of Israelis filled the eateries, went shopping for trifles and strolled to the sound of breaking waves....