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For centuries, the Torah appeared only as a written text transmitted in parallel with the oral tradition. Fearing that the oral teachings might be forgotten, Rabbi Judah haNasi undertook the mission of consolidating the various opinions into one body of law which became known as the Mishnah . 
Thirdly, both Judaism and psychotherapy express in their own idioms the view that a masking of reality will not enable the human being to cope with reality. The truth is that the end has come. The deceased shall no longer walk the earth and share happy occasions with his relatives. To extend into the time of death the countenance of cheerful life is to disguise the end, to introduce by subterfuge the possibility of continued, though passive, existence and to risk causing severe damage to the mental state of the bereaved.
The relationship between Sarah and Hagar — and their two sons — is more complicated than you think.