The prodigal daughter

20.10.2011                      22.Tischrei. 5772                       Schmini Azaret

Die verlorene Tochter:

The prodigal daughter

At the age of 91, Esta Lefton has come home.

Esta Lefton has lived a full life.
A former nurse for the Allied forces in Egypt and Italy during World War II, educator, businesswoman, poet and artist, Lefton moved to Jerusalem with her family as a child, spent her adult life in London, and has now returned a final time to remain with her loved ones.
Born Esta Gutman on November 12, 1920, in a small town in Poland called Zolkiewka, near Lublin, Lefton is one of six children, including four brothers and a sister. Her father worked as a leather merchant, while her mother cared for the children….