To See You Again: A True Story of Love in a Time of War
Betty Markowitz and Richie Kovacs fell in love as teenagers in Budapest amid the terror and uncertainty of a world at war. They planned their future together, secure in the belief that their love could survive anything, even Hitler. Then, in March 1944, the Germans invaded Hungary.
Here is the moving and dramatic account of one woman's courage in the face of war, and of a love that spanned three decades. From the agony of separation to the horrors of a concentration camp, from her marriage to Otto Schimmel, an Auschwitz survivor who promised her a new life in America, through the joy and struggle of raising a family, Betty never forgot her first love. Then, in 1975, she returned to Budapest and saw someone across a crowded room...
To See You Again is Betty Schimmel's wrenching memoir of survival and sacrifice, of love lost and love found. A true story that unfolds with all the suspense of a novel, it is one that will not soon be forgotten.
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She thought I should be spending at least some of that time with her . Sometimes
she would even ask to come along on walks or to the movies , but I would always
say no . I didn ' t want to share my time with Richie . When I was with him , at ...
We could destroy at least a couple , make a statement , ” one boy said . “ At least
we ' d be doing something , " my friend Violet added . All the deprivation had
made her restless and unhappy Sounding more like my mother than I ever
thought I ...
We fell asleep in each other ' s arms , my friend and I , safe at least for a few more
hours . The next morning , they woke us while it was still dark . “ Line up for
breakfast . We begin marching again in twenty minutes , " the guards bellowed .
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LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - CarolBurnett - LibraryThing
Had me in tears - not only because of the love story, but more because of the sadness I feel that so many people had to endure such atrocities. More of today's generation should read books about the Holocaust so that these people are remembered. Vollständige Rezension lesen
LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - anieva - LibraryThing
How could this book not be one easily found in a bookstore? You probably have to go on-line to find this one, but it's worth it if you love a great, absorbing read. It's very romantic. Will the lovers ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
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