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Yosef Chaim Does a Great Job

Shira Yehudit Djalilmand

When you’re 11, things can get tough financially. You need so many things — candies, marbles, toys — and just your allowance isn’t enough! I complained about it to Ima.

Wednesday, May 08, 2013

tree“You know, Yosef Chaim,” she said, “when an adult needs money, he has to earn it. Maybe you could earn some extra pocket money by doing odd jobs for the neighbors?”

Hmm, that was an idea. I had a few hours free in the afternoons after I came home from Talmud Torah, and we had plenty of elderly neighbors who were sure to want help. Abba agreed, as long as I only worked for neighbors we knew, and so the next day I set off job hunting.

 

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