Author: Lilly Gelman

Beshert | My Great-Aunt and I

11:48 27 February in Beshert, Latest
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I’m named after my great-aunt Lillian, my maternal grandmother’s older sister. She was born in Paris, France, in 1938 and moved to Brooklyn, New York with her parents in 1939. From the pictures I’ve seen and stories I’ve heard, Aunt Lillian was a gem—intelligent, vivacious,...