Archive for January 9th, 2018

“The horrors of surviving nearly three years in a concentration camp left him with a lifetime of fear and paranoia”

Tuesday, January 9th, 2018

BBC: The Tattooist of Auschwitz – and his secret love.

“For more than 50 years, Lale Sokolov lived with a secret – one born in the horrors of wartime Europe, in a place that witnessed some of the worst of man’s inhumanity to man.

It would not be shared until he was in his 80s, thousands of miles from that place.

Lale had been the Tattooist of Auschwitz.”

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