So if you merit to parent a challenging child / Do not despair if his nature seems wild.
Mina Esther Gordon grew up in Chicago and has been living in Australia since 1979. She and her husband are emissaries of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, serving Melbourne and Tasmania.
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A diamond doesn’t lose its value just because it was buried in the ground for while. Just clean it off, and you will see its brilliant shine.
Searching the sky / With a hopeful eye, / In the chilly night air / Until the moon will appear.
The love of a mother
Is endless in scope
Crosses all boundaries
Giving us hope
There is truly nothing
Heartfelt Teshuva cannot do.
So…if with children one was blessed
Appreciate them, that may be your test.
The Third Temple,
Shining above us
Like a distant star
The letters of His speech are the source of Creation.
Falling is not failing; it’s gathering treasure.