Posts Tagged "wwyd?"

WWYD – Shidduchim / Marriage

Shamelessly taken off a messageboard: A kallah [bride] asked me to post this and solicit your opinions. The kallah is in her late 20s, and smoked 1/2 a pack a day from age 13 until…

WWYD – unwarranted ogling

Letter received from a reader (Edited): I am a married religious woman who works in a predominantly male environment. The other day a guy came into my office to ask a co-worker a question, and…

WWYD – Child Is Stealing

I received this letter from a reader this morning – your input, dear reader, will be much appreciated. This letter was only edited for spelling. Hi Hadassah, You don’t know me, but I’ve been a…

WWYD – theatre situation

My friends were recently at the theatre for a concert – it was a treat for an upcoming birthday. They had bought tickets, and had really nice seats. They were looking forward to their evening…

WWYD – adults need to be adults

How would you handle this? A person was contracted to perform a service for you, he did a shoddy job, didn’t even finish, yet still submitted his bill expecting to be paid in full. A…

WWYD – Car Seats

(not my story) Let’s say you lent your infant car seat to your friend down the block, when she had her first baby. Your baby had just grown out of it and you were pleased…

WWYD – friendly hugs

(from a reader) I had an interesting email exchange recently with a reader, and this WWYD came out of it. This reader is a religious woman, Modern Orthodox with a bit of a right wing…

Heinous or Harmless – marital possessions

This stems from an interesting discussion I had with the KoD last night. We started off talking about my numerous crystal serving platters that I unearthed during yesterday’s marathon declutterfication. Most of them I probably…

WWYD – Shabbat Guest

So here is the scenario. You have an open door policy on Shabbat. Your friends know that they can bring a friend or two along with them if they are coming to you for a…

WWYD – schoolboys

My son’s class is allowed to order pizza from the local kosher pizza place on Rosh Chodesh. This is not something that the school arranges, but something that they have to organize on their own….

Modesty

Posted for a reader. You are a baal/at teshuvah (returnee to Judaism), and the rest of your immediate family are secular. You are the only religious Jew they know, and they see you as different…

Confrontation WWYD

Are you the kind of person who does all they can to avoid confrontation or do you deal with it when necessary? Say, for example, you had a friend who suddenly stopped talking to you…