daily kaddish: for Talia’s neighbor

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Today I got together for lunch with my friend and colleague Talia Baruch—we’re both localization consultants, and this was a networking and support group kind of thing.

As Talia walked up to me at our meeting point, she apologized for being a little bit “fuzzy.” Her family had been awakened early that morning by tragedy: four police cars and an ambulance. Her next door neighbor, an older man, was dead.

Murdered.

More than that, the police wouldn’t say.

A kaddish for Talia’s neighbor; may he rest in peace, and may his poor widow find peace herself somehow too.

About the recording: this is a shorter jam with Ward Spangler at the piano and me playing fluegelhorn. After listening to our post-party exhausted beer-marinated jam from Monday, he suggested that we try another one without the exhaustion and the beer.

About erin

Erin Vang, PMP, BMus, MMus, is Owner and Principal Pragmatist of the consultancy Global Pragmatica LLC®, offering custom JMP scripting, localization program management, and facilitative leadership services. She is also an orchestral horn player who freelances in the San Francisco Bay Area and plays assorted brass for the celebrated dance bands Midnight Smørgåsbord and contraPtion. More about Erin…
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