We stopped by Sy’s parents to offer them a place with the group that will be lead out of the central city by Elam. They declined to go with this contingent. “Besides,” the father joked, “who else will feed you?”
Who else, indeed?
But it’s times like these when you consciously evaluate just who you are going to trust. Plus you must never lose sight of where your ultimate trust must lie.
However, it did give us a glimmer of hope that they may yet say yes to a future exodus before the twenty six days run out.
We also noticed a change in the attitude of some of the people gathered in front of the administration building.