BLACK AND WHITE

There was silence for a number of moments.

As one who’s free of chains, Ben, the lonely boarder, raised his head and with a particular method he stated to his landlady, “I’ve an thought.”

“What’s it?” she requested, making use of her traditional optimism. “I’d not have to maneuver if I marry you.”

“Why don’t you place extra sugar in your tea?” she requested, as they checked out one another smilingly.

SONIA BOROWSKY appeared out the entrance window early within the morning and watched her non-Jewish neighbors cleansing the snow from the entrance of their homes.

Your complete neighborhood was lined with a thick blanket of snow from the blizzard the night time earlier than.

She envied her neighbors for having the ability to do that laborious work. Most of them had been from the chief class, who didn’t must be at their places of work at any specified hour.

Her husband, Leon, and her two sons with whom he was related in enterprise, left early within the morning with the promise that they’d clear off the snow once they returned within the night.

In fact, they didn’t notice that the Moms’ Membership was to fulfill at their house this afternoon, and if the snow weren’t cleaned off they’d have a tough time parking their vehicles.

The God of Israel, Who at all times watches over His individuals, introduced assist to Mrs. Borowsky. She observed a coloured man passing with shovel, broom, and choose on his shoulder.

“Say, there! Would you want to scrub off the snow in entrance of my home?”

“Sure, ma’am,” the Negro replied with a smile. “I ain’t carrying this stuff on my shoulder for ornaments. . . . I’ll be glad to do it. . . . Why not? . . . Onerous to get a job. . . . You already know, discrimination throughout.”

After watching him clear the sidewalks for some time, Mrs. Borowsky retired to the kitchen to complete the prepa-ration of goodies for the anticipated visitors.

She couldn’t keep on her ft lengthy, as a result of the truth that since she had decreased her well being was failing her.

When the door bell rang, it was the Negro coming to gather his pay.

Since she thought he is perhaps hungry she invited him in for a cup of espresso and a sandwich.

She knew he was happy with what she had paid him by his hearty urge for food.

 

Advertisements

Published by

party531

My name is Bisera and I am a student at university. I am still at the beginning of my road. I believe that I have to improve and get better always.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s