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After Rain Shines the Sun by Brigitte Schalke

By Brigitte Schalke

this can be the reminiscence of an extended, painful and profitable trip. A trip of a bit woman born in Zoppot, Germany in 1940 and who suffered in the course of international conflict II. Homeless, hungry, unwell and lonely, she used to be deserted by means of her beginning mom and raised by way of her grandmother (although for years she knew her grandmother to be her mother).
This German neighborhood grew to become Polish territory and the peaceable farm existence disappeared. Her grandmother refused to turn into a Polish citizen, “I used to be born a German and I’ll die as a German.” Grandmother and granddaughter boarded a livestock educate sporting in simple terms what they can and 3 weeks later have been kicked off the teach at a German village close to Arnstadt.
Communist dictatorship and deprivation encouraged a dream in Brigitte’s middle; to come back to the USA. Her stepfather informed her the us needed to supply pcs to the East German executive in alternate for Brigitte and her son.
Southern California has been her domestic on account that 1977, retired and concerned to inform her heartwarming tale sixty six years later.

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