Archive | February 17, 2010
When Primo Levi, as a newly arrived prisoner at a Nazi concentration camp, reached for an icicle to quench his desperate thirst, a guard knocked the icicle out of his hand. To Levis question Warum? (Why?), the guard replied with what was destined to become a famous quote: Hier ist kein Warum (Here there is no why).
Gosh, dont it make you glad to live in a free country?