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16. Alexander Matrosov – a World War II military hero who sacrificed his life by putting his body in front of the embrasure of the enemy’s machine gun.
17. Danaya (Danae) – mythological goddess of fertility, seduced by Zeus who transformed himself into a rain of gold.
Here is another clip from Fiddler on the Roof. The bottle dance is still performed today; I’ve seen it at a few weddings. With all the persecution, poverty, and hardships, we have still possessed the spirit to rejoice!
This very special recipe symbolizes the meaning of life and the hope for a sweet year: