Patsy Heymans was an innocent teenager when she met Chaim Yarden The cocky, handsome Israeli soldier immediately swept her off her feet, and almost before she knew it, Heymans was married to him, living in Israel, and the mother of three young children But her life was far from idyllic Her charismatic husband had a dark side that included a criminal record and a violent temper Finally, after years of physical and emotional abuse, Heymans and her children fled to her parents home in Belgium her husband s warning ringing in her ears Whatever it takes, whatever it will cost, I will destroy your life He proved as good as his word After their separation, her formerly nonreligious spouse joined the Satmar Hasidim, one of the most insular groups within the cloistered world of Hasidic Jews With the help of his new confederates, he kidnapped his children, shuttling them through a self contained and sprawling religious community To get them back, Heymans would begin a tireless, heart wrenching search across Europe and, ultimately, through the streets and suburbs of New York City Shunned by the Satmars, yet armed with a mother s fierce desperation, Heymans singlehandedly and painstakingly marshalled the forces of American and international law enforcement Battling impossible odds, she finally found herself at the moment that would bring her to the end of her odyssey and to the turning point of her entire life a closed door suddenly open, a hand on her hand, gently nudging her forward R pi i , roman scris n colaborare de c tre Betty Mahmoody i William i Marilyn Hoffer, este o carte care sensibilizeaz teribil, care te revolt , te face s i dore ti s urli din to i r runchii n fa a nedrept ilor ce se petrec n lume i a neputin ei de a ndrepta lucrurile, ns , n acela i timp, i ofer acel semnal de alarm at t de necesar ntr o lume profund globalizat , care i arat c trebuie s te ncrezi n tine i n instinctele tale, f r a l sa sentimentele s i acapareze R pi i , roman scris n colaborare de c tre Betty Mahmoody i William i Marilyn Hoffer, este o carte care sensibilizeaz teribil, care te revolt , te face s i dore ti s urli din to i r runchii n fa a nedrept ilor ce se petrec n lume i a neputin ei de a ndrepta lucrurile, ns , n acela i timp, i ofer acel semnal de alarm at t de necesar ntr o lume profund globalizat , care i arat c trebuie s te ncrezi n tine i n instinctele tale, f r a l sa sentimentele s i acapareze ra iunea Este nevoie de astfel de pove ti, pentru c ast zi este despre Patsy Heymans, m ine este despre Betty Mahmoody, dar poim ine poate fi chiar despre tine dac nu te aperi suficient de tare, dac nu te str duie ti s previi mai degrab dec t s fii nevoit mai apoi s iei m suri pentru a reveni la o anumit stare de normalitate.http sufletsicrampeie.blogspot.com Cuando la realidad supera la ficci n.No tengo claro c mo expresar lo que he sentido leyendo esta historia.He llorado, me he desesperado, he sufrido y me he sentido desgarrada con Patsy y con su lucha.Creo que este tipo de historias dejan ver situaciones que, por desgracia, son m s comunes de lo que pensamos Historias de vidas que ser n totalmente desconocidas envueltas de injusticia y fanatismo.Sin duda recomiendo esta lectura, creo que da un buen golpe de realidad.Tan desgarradora como conmove Cuando la realidad supera la ficci n.No tengo claro c mo expresar lo que he sentido leyendo esta historia.He llorado, me he desesperado, he sufrido y me he sentido desgarrada con Patsy y con su lucha.Creo que este tipo de historias dejan ver situaciones que, por desgracia, son m s comunes de lo que pensamos Historias de vidas que ser n totalmente desconocidas envueltas de injusticia y fanatismo.Sin duda recomiendo esta lectura, creo que da un buen golpe de realidad.Tan desgarradora como conmovedora Desgarrador, humano Desde el minuto uno me tuvo enganchada, emocionada Viv con los ojos de Patsy Super recomendado