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Absence and Desire: Reflections on Psalm 42 the fourth Psalm of the Tikkun HaClali

Every screaming child wants something. A bottle, a toy, a parent. Every adult wants something too, something out of reach. Who is happy in the Jewish tradition? One who is happy with her lot. But few of us are at that level of equanimity, few of us are that happy.