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Singles deal with their own Four Questions at seder

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Posted: Wednesday, April 9, 2014 10:00 am

We had just closed our Haggadahs to begin the dinner portion of the Passover seder when the conversation abruptly, yet not surprisingly, turned to my singlehood.

There is a curiosity to some about a single, childless woman in her early 40s, and a guest at the table, a married mother of three, couldn’t hold hers in. The Four Questions all single women of a certain age know by heart were about to begin: “You’ve never been married?” the woman asked as the youngest of her three children tugged on her sleeve and she sat him on her lap. 

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