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June 10, 2010

Can the Jews ever forgive the Germans for the Holocaust?

Filed under: Germany, Holocaust, World War II — Tags: , — furtherglory @ 7:57 am

Today I woke up feeling really good.  My first thoughts were about the many wonderful trips that I’ve made to Germany in the past 15 years.  I was planning to go to Germany again in May, but my flight was canceled at the last minute and I decided not to book another flight, but to wait until October. The first thing I do when I get up in the morning is to check my e-mail.  My good mood and my wonderful memories of Germany evaporated in an instant when I read an e-mail from a good friend who sent me a link to an  article written by Anita Epstein, who survived the Holocaust because her parents sent her, as a baby, to live with a Polish Catholic family. Her article was published on the web site of the Jewish Daily Forward. If you don’t want to ruin your day, don’t click on the link to the article here.