I don’t live in a very Jewish area, I have no Jewish friends at my school. There’s maybe half a dozen Jews out of nearly 2000 people in my school, and at least one of them actively denies being Jewish because it’s easier. There used to be a Jewish community here, but not in recent years, most have moved to bigger cities. But in times like this, not being visibly Jewish is almost a blessing, because it means there’s less chance of the synagogue being attacked. My family who actually practice Judaism are hours away, and the synagogue is so small we only have monthly services. I wish there were Jews here, but times like this make me feel like this loneliness is a blessing in disguise.
Times like this make me almost glad I don’t live in an area with many Jews
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