Speculative miscellaneosities, etc., on Orthodox Judaism, ethics, Hebrew vowel geeqery, Torah, early Yiddish, and other stuff I don't know much about. ~~~ The late, lamented payyetan John Hartford wrote, "All I am is a hole in the air/Surrounded all around by teeth and hair." Mr. Hartford didn't tell the full story. He was a mere hole in the air, surrounded all around by teeth and hair and created in God's image. As are you and I, my friend. As are you and I.