Fear and Misery in the Third Reich
Bloomsbury Academic, 01.03.2012 - 144 Seiten
Also known as The Private Life of the Master Race, this is a sequence of twenty-four realistic sketches showing how "ordinary" life under the Nazis was subtly permeated by suspicion and anxiety. Written in exile in Denmark and first staged in 1938 it was inspired in part by his recent trip to Moscow where he had been researching tasks for the anti-Nazi effort.
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Wearing your new boots are you? the sa man not interested: Yes, what about it?
the maidservant: Minna, you seen Theo's new boots yet? the cook: No. the
maidservant: Let's have a look, then. That's what they're giving them now. The SA
They're waiting to pounce on that sort of thing. the maidservant: There's
something else I wanted to ask you, Theo. the sa man: Fire away, any time. the
Cook: I'm off to put out the laundry. I was young once too. Exit. the sa man: What
is it? the ...
Out of the question. You know you can rely on me. You trust something to me, it's
like locking it in the safe. Well, decided to trust Theo again, have you? She weeps
without replying. the sa man: It's just nerves, you've been working too hard.
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