Know that beginning of wisdom
is knowing nothing at all
to walk away from books
where you hear nature call
For bird likes to dwell
in a very pretty place
prepare a nest for her
and bring smile to face
Take away her black feathers
and give ones of white
open up door of cage
so wings can take flight
About the Author:
Harry Hamburger is a neuro-ophthalmologist, who also has a Masters
degree and certification as a Family and Medical mediator. He is called
upon to do ethical consults at local hospitals in the greater Miami,
Florida area where he lives.
to Claudia, the Hamburgers have two boys - Jordan 15, and Joshua 9.
Part of Jordan’s bar mitzvah celebration consisted of visiting Israel,
where he read part of his Torah portion on top of Masada. Joshua is a
very spiritual young boy who lecturers his Dad daily on proper behavior.
visiting Israel twice, Dr. Hamburger says, “I feel like it is my real
home, and that I am living in exile in Miami. I hope one day to have a
home in Israel.” The doctor is a serious student of both Chabad and
Breslov Chasidism, and supports both. Dr. Hamburger is also a long time
benefactor of the Lev LaLev Fund.