A tragic day for the Jewish nation.
Tova Meira Oberman is a rising senior at Ulpanat Talya in Jerusalem.
Emily Saperstein is a rising sophomore at Golda Och Academy in West Orange, N.J.
The juicy fruit is a metaphor for Judaism, bitter peel and all.
Elizabeth “Lizzie” Zakaim is an incoming sophomore at Paramus High School in Paramus, N.J. She is a student at Bergen County High School of Jewish Students (BCHSJS) in Hackensack, N.J.