The roundabout at the center of Meitar has been decked out with flags for the last month.
The sun dips into the Mediterranean Sea, along the beaches of the Gaza Strip, which is about 30 miles or 50 km west of my town.
We are in the third day of a 3-day ceasefire.
If we awake to Red Alert sirens early tomorrow morning you will know that Hamas did not extend the ceasefire, and we will be watching the sky for in-coming rockets.
Linking to Sky Watch Friday.
UPDATE Friday morning: Promptly at 8:00 am Hamas renewed their rocket fire.
In the last two hours 20 rockets were fired at our south.