The tons of dairy products prepared in honor of the festival of Shavuot
including a lot of blintzes and cheese cake are all gone.
Thousands of holiday visitors from all over the world have returned home.
The extra chairs for the festival ctrowds in the plaza near the Kotel, the Western Wall are stored
and the temporary emergency locations closed.
The variety of clothing, religions and languages was fascinating as always.
Many of the visitors for the festivals wrote a note to leave in the Wall.
The white between the stones are paper notes,
usually written on little pieces of paper that fill every crack,
written standing or
Reaching for a good spot
to find a safe place, high above the crowd.
And what happens to these notes?
Warning: The following is not for the sentimental or weak-hearted.
Cleaners sweep up
Almost three months of various celebrations came to an end and
this week a new festival season begins, with International Sports Week,
the Israel Festival,
and many more.
The fine print says,
Something good is happening in Jerusalem!