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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In the doorway he meets the official prosecutor, who is just entering. the
prosecutor to the judge: Can I have a word with you? the judge as he peels an
apple for his breakfast: You can indeed. the prosecutor: It's about the case of
Are you seriously telling me you propose to let the Jew Arndt go free? the
prosecutor expansively: You bet I am. The fellow had no idea of provoking
anyone. Are you suggesting that because he's Jewish he can't expect justice in
the courts of ...
the prosecutor: So you're aware of that? But who told you it was in order to get the
fellow out? Particularly as the complaint was withdrawn? That suggests
something more like a particularly close understanding, wouldn't you say? My
dear Goll ...
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