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Daily Lift #519

Anger, or the Will of Your Creator

The Chozeh of Lublin once wanted to arise early in the morning to take care of an important matter. The day before, he asked his wife to prepare his evening meal earlier than usual. But it turned out that the meal was prepared much later than usual.

He commented, "It would be natural for me to become angry now. But the only reason I wanted to have the meal early was to do the will of my Creator. This, too, is the will of my Creator that I should not become angry."

(Niflaos HaRebbe, p.52; Rabbi Pliskin's Gateway to Happiness, p.186)

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