One Eye Laughing, The Other Eye Weeping: The Diary of Julie Weiss, Vienna, Austria to New York 1938 (Dear America Series)
in the course of the Nazi persecution of the Jews in Austria, twelve-year-old Julie escapes to the United States to stay together with her kinfolk in manhattan urban.
although I didn’t think there's an individual, I provided up a prayer. Please, God, I stated, take my mom as a sacriﬁce. Be satisﬁed; enable her existence be sufficient. Spare us from now on pain. allow us to dwell. I listened in absolute silence for the longest time, hoping i'll think His presence in order that i might understand that my prayer were heard. yet i may consider not anything, and the single sound used to be my very own respiring. WEDNESDAY, APRIL 20, 1938 Daddy used to be taken to the police station at the present time. He used to be picked up whereas.
Like i used to be in a few form of tremendous church. there has been quite a bit nutrition, i assumed evidently others will be becoming a member of us, yet nobody did. The eating room desk used to be lined with bowls and platters of shrimp, celery, olives, radishes, creamed potatoes, and roast chickens, one for every people. Mrs. Lowenstein ate hers together with her ﬁngers, devouring every bit till there has been only a plate of bones mendacity in entrance of her. i attempted to not stare, however it was once difficult to not. She didn’t converse in any respect in the course of lunch.
Open. Then he sat down, waited for the empty window to be ﬁlled, and bought one other sandwich. 167 1 2 three four five 6 7 eight nine 10 eleven 12 thirteen 14 15 sixteen 17 18 19 20 21 22 S 23 R 24 9577_02_121-210_r7ek.qxd 4/27/2000 20:36 web page 168 1 2 three four five 6 7 eight nine 10 eleven 12 thirteen 14 15 sixteen 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 S 24 R WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 1938 I visited Mr. Allen back this day. He desired to recognize if I had a solution to his query but, yet I didn’t, which didn’t appear to shock him. He requested me if I had spotted the variation.
used to be so uninteresting that someday the tide went out and not got here again. I heard one other reliable American expression whereas hearing the radio with him this night: “making whoopee.” He acknowledged I may still include him on Sundays while he 168 9577_02_121-210_r7ek.qxd 4/27/2000 20:36 web page 169 is going to the park to take images. He acknowledged Sunday mornings are the easiest. That’s whilst everyone’s nonetheless drowsing, the town is quiet, and you may have all of it to your self. Sunday is the toughest day of the week for me,.
Mr. Heller constantly wears a white blouse with a black fabric sleeve keeping it from the dirt and a eco-friendly eyeshade protective him from the sunshine. He has an indication over the money sign up that claims: YOU CAN’T GET wealthy promoting BOOKS, purely analyzing BOOKS. the entire books are downstairs and the stationery is upstairs. Mr. Heller has each ebook you may ever think and if he doesn’t have the booklet you will have he will get very dissatisfied, like he’s devoted a few unpardonable sin, and he supplies to get it for you.