Our Daily Bread for 22 February 2022 – The friends love
Amos was lively and extroverted, Daniel a loner plagued by self-doubt. But the two were good friends. For years they laughed, learned and worked together. One day they would win the Nobel Prize for their work (Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky). But at some point after a difficult argument, Daniel ended the friendship.
Three days later, Amos contacted him with terrible news. The doctors had diagnosed him with cancer and gave him only six months. It broke Daniel’s heart. “We’re friends,” he said, “and we’ll stay friends.”