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May be you find out I could be useful getting people out of camps and priso

May be you find out I could be useful getting people out of camps and prisons in Germany - just before they got shot. I should love to do it and I like to jump out of a plane even every day.
Posted 5 months ago

Mechanically I carried on across the Irish Sea, noticing with a jaundiced e

Mechanically I carried on across the Irish Sea, noticing with a jaundiced eye that it had suddenly lost the sinister threat of no-man's-land and was transformed into a placid highway where ferry-steamers would soon chug peacefully over the unmarked graves
Posted 5 months ago

It grey louder. Louder. They were singing, singing at the top of their lung

It grey louder. Louder. They were singing, singing at the top of their lungs. Andrius joined, and then my brother and the gray-haired man. And finally, the bald man joined in, singing out national anthem. 'Lithuania, land of heroes...
Posted 5 months ago

We should never forget that everything Adolph Hitler did in Germany was "le

We should never forget that everything Adolph Hitler did in Germany was "legal" and everything the Hungarian freedom fighers did in Hungary was "illegal." It was "illegal" to aid and comfort a Jew in Hitler's Germany.
Posted 5 months ago

The whole world had changed. Only the fairy tales remained the same.

The whole world had changed. Only the fairy tales remained the same.
Posted 5 months ago

This year will go down in history. For the first time, a civilized nation h

This year will go down in history. For the first time, a civilized nation has full gun registration. Our streets will be safer, our police more efficient, and the world will follow our lead into the future!
Posted 5 months ago

You cannot deport 110,000 people unless you have stopped seeing individuals

You cannot deport 110,000 people unless you have stopped seeing individuals. Of course, for such a thing to happen, there has to be a kind of acquiescence on the part of the victims, some submerged belief that this treatment is deserved, or at least allow
Posted 5 months ago

Tolerance over time breeds resentment. Only through understanding, that com

Tolerance over time breeds resentment. Only through understanding, that comes from the acceptance of one another's differences, shall we find true peace.
Posted 5 months ago

There are some things you never say good-bye to

There are some things you never say good-bye to
Posted 5 months ago

He threw his burning cigarette onto our clean living room floor and ground

He threw his burning cigarette onto our clean living room floor and ground it into the wood with his boot.We were about to become cigarettes.
Posted 5 months ago

Never had a decent report in his life!" Tony repeated, hardly able to belie

Never had a decent report in his life!" Tony repeated, hardly able to believe the words. He was thinking, in shocked surprise, that even Tante Bettina did not know how mad the English could be.
Posted 5 months ago

It was harder for the ones who were waiting, Annemarie knew. Less danger, p

It was harder for the ones who were waiting, Annemarie knew. Less danger, perhaps, but more fear.
Posted 5 months ago