Friday, March 04, 2011

"The Deafening Silence"

"Antipathy" by Martin Grommel
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Somehow I got on Timeless Pearls' mailing list. Today, I read a very powerful article on suffering. Please read.
Walking up to the gate bearing the infamous phrase, “Arbeit Macht Frei**,” I heard a young one wailing. Spooked, I turned around and saw a women walking past with a small child. It was a coincidence, but it certainly set the tone for my experience with Auschwitz. As soon as you step onto the grounds, you felt the death looming over the area.
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**Work brings freedom.

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