Bulli, In Loving Memory

Bulli, In Loving Memory

Avraham B. Yehoshua’s secret middle name was Gavriel, and his famous nickname, from childhood, was Bulli. He never acknowledged the Gavriel, but took pride in the Bulli and added its initial to his nom de plume. Please do not pay attention to the English-language homonym: There was nothing bullying in Bulli’s personality; he was warm, enthusiastic, emotionally involved in the well-being of his friends and his country, humane to the bone. I knew him well and loved him dearly. He was very close to my late father, Amos Oz, and as I grew older we developed our own relationship....

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