Happily, we're not going that way. Nevertheless, it does set an ominous tone.
Truth be told, I was scared. I don't like being scared and I became angry at myself. Three miles away there were a bunch of little boys and girls living in Mevo Dotan. "What right did I have to be frightened or scared of the dark or anything else"? But after all it was only a momentary lapse and I quickly got myself under cont
I stayed on the narrow strip of road next to the shoulder and stared at the drivers who kept looking straight ahead, no eye contact from them.
: "Moreover I have given to you…Shechem (Nabulus) which I took out of the hand of the Amorite with my sword and with my bow" (Genesis 48:22). That's the way it was; that's the way it is. Things have not changed very much.