Getzil cuffed him, and after that the young fellow was ashamed to appear in the house-of-study.
Everywhere else it smoked, but in the house-of-study it crackled!
That evening we assembled in the Rebbe's house-of-study, to usher in the Sabbath.
He had not yet remembered that he was spending the night in the house-of-study.
Next morning it turns out the husband came home too late from the house-of-study, and she forgot to ask him.
In the house-of-study was an old split stove, of which Yssil was the official heater.
Once some strangers came to the town, and spent the night in the house-of-study behind the stove.
He had to be brought into the house-of-study (the Hekdesh was no longer in existence), and there he died!
In half a year's time he went through measles in the house-of-study, and then small-pox, and got a face as pitted as a grater.
She takes two gulden for washing the floor of the house-of-study—not enough for dry bread—and he, what can he do?