The Chanukah Blessing
The stranger walked slowly past many houses, looking carefully at each one as he passed.
The stranger walked slowly past many houses, looking carefully at each one as he passed. What was he looking for? "Aha!" he called out softly, and the coldness of his breath formed a puff of white smoke. "Here is the house I am looking for." And he stopped a certain cottage. It was a tiny house compared to the others in the town. There was nothing to make it stand out, except for...
With this, the mysterious stranger knocks on the door and is invited inside to join a family in its meager Chanukah celebration. The family joyfully shares the little they have with the stranger, who repays their genorosity and hospitality when he leaves.