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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I don't carry a gun. the sa man: Right, brother, if you're going to be so careful
about looking, let me tell you you can look and look, then all of a sudden you're in
the voluntary labour service. the worker: And if you don't look? the sa man: Then
give a reproachful look. You went straight round to the police, I might say. Can't
risk talking freely when you're around. the worker: I should think not. Not with me.
You confide in me, you'll be done. I know my duty as a comrade: any time my ...
What did they get you for? the other: Look out! They again walk round the circle.
the other: Refusing to mix potatoes and bran in my bread. And you? How long've
you been in? the one: Two years. the other: And what did they get you for?
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