I just arrived in Jerusalem, and while I don’t have much time to blog, I wanted to share a #SundaySentence from this brilliant book I’ve been reading since my arrival in Israel: Adina Hoffman’s House of Windows, about the characters in her Jerusalem neighborhood. I am loving it and have been underlining many sentences. She strikes me as a master of always hitting the mot juste. Here’s an example:

“A watery-eyed pensioner who wore a pancake beret pulled tight over his scalp and a wool scarf knotted at his throat, no matter what the weather…”