This post is dedicated to the full recovery of my cherished friend David ben Miriam, David Dome.
David Dome is an optometrist in the UK and one of my favorite people. He's not only a brilliant individual and super-talented musician and composer, but he has a spiritual thirst that nothing seemed to quench until he was introduced to the teachings of Rebbe Nachman of Breslev.
For over six years already, David has been in contact with me, all the time looking for better ways to serve Hashem. He incorporates his guitar into his daily hitbodedut - both David and guitar pour their souls out to Hashem. The results are phenominal; with David's kind permission, we're going to share a bit with you:
David went to an apparently Orthodox wedding where the folks that were celebrating forget about the star of the evening that made everything possible - Hashem! The food was London's finest glatt cuisine, and the band was the area's best. There were many speeches, with no one thanking Hashem! No one praised Hashem! David was beside himself with pain and frustration: "How can Sabbath-observant people give 13 speeches and 24 toasts with no one thanking Hashem?" He came home, grabbed his guitar, and began talking to Hashem. Here's what David sang (takes a few seconds to load):