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A common version of the allegory of the long spoons tells how Rabbi Hayim Elhanan ben Yehudah Leyb Tsedek or Tzadikov (*1813, ✡1883) of Rumšiškės went to see the difference between Heaven and Hell.

Where does this version of that allegory originate? Are there any (hand)written or printed sources for Rabbi Hayim telling this tale?

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