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Put Not Thy Trust In Chariots

Jonathan Tel

'David had nothing against Arabs personally.This despite the fact he was religious (he wore a blue-and-white kippa which had been knitted by his wife, Devorah, as an engagement present.'

David had nothing against Arabs personally. This despite the fact he was religious (he wore a blue-and-white kippa which had been knitted by his wife, Devorah, as an engagement present; if one looked carefully one could see their linked initials – dalèd and dalèd – embroidered near the edge) a…


Jonathan Tel

Jonathan Tel is the author of Arafat’s Elephant, a collection of stories set in and around Jerusalem, and the novel Freud’s Alphabet. He divides his time between New York, London and Jerusalem.

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