The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank

how is the jewish holiday Hannukkah like the christian holiday Christmas?

Act One, Scene 5

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the gifts.....

Mrs. Van Daan. But always on Hanukkah everyone gives presents . . . everyone! 

Dussel. Like our St. Nicholas’s Day.

[There is a chorus of “no”s from the group.] 

Mrs. Van Daan. No! Not like St. Nicholas! What kind of a Jew are you that you don’t know Hanukkah? 


The Diary of Anne Frank