Saturday, January 23, 2010
One of the problems of having the whole internet at our fingertips to research is that sometimes, info gets saved but then gets separated from it's source.
I think Larry found this photo a good year ago--it was labeled in German, and I think the city was Berlin, but neither of us can remember. Was it from a magazine, or an online book? Are those American troops behind her?
She looks maybe 70 there, and if this was 1945, she would have been born around 1875. It's so strange to feel curiousity and sympathy, and to care about what happened to her...she made it through the bombings, the privations and fear of WWII. Did she have anything left?