Contributed by Jeff Strite on Feb 4, 2002
Are marriages made in heaven?
The German philosopher and scholar, Moses Mendelssohn (1729-86), was born a hunchback. Despite this deformity, which could have soured him on life forever, Mendelssohn was known as a wise and humble man.
While on a trip to Hamburg as a young man, Mendelssohn met a rich merchant who had a