In the movie “Father of the Bride,” the bride’s father, reviewing the
bills for the impending wedding, asks: “What do the groom’s parents
contribute to this wedding, just the groom?”

With reference to your Editorial
(“One-State Delusion,” Sept. 20) about Ian S. Lustick’s recent Op-Ed piece in The New York Times on how to achieve peace in Israel,
he sets forth all of the conditions Israel must meet. But what does he want
the Arabs to contribute, just their one-sided presence to accept the Israeli
commitments?

Riverdale, Bronx