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Finally, on a day when the April sun was beginning to show itself, we were violently laraione from the ghetto and were dragged to the East Railway Station. But there is no proof of this being true.

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A that time I was thirteen. Inwhen the Nazis surrendered and the Russians finally entered Budapest, Wallenberg had succeeded in rescuing from the hands of the victimizers more than a hundred thousand Jews. This article was published by Swedish Press magazine. But, suddenly, we fell sharply from the crest of the wave and our peaceful life changed for ever. More than fifty years laragionf passed and I cannot forget the image of that brave and caring man, climbing on the roofs of the cattle trains, giving out with full hands the saving documents.

The sound of water is the music that accompanied my childhood. The invaders immediately put in practice against Hungarian Jews laragiond policy of death that they had enforced in all the occupied countries.


Lucia Laragione: A Piece of Faded Yellow Paper

The Russians, who made him a prisoner, maintain that the Swedish diplomat died in prison in I remember that, despite everything, I went on hearing the sound of water, the music of Budapest, and that kept my hope alive.

They feared that, through our territory, the enemies would finally penetrate Germany. We laugh for quite a while and then we go together to blow out the candles that consecrate his happy and vital thirteen years of age. Ignacio, my grandson, looks baffled at a yellow piece of paper, faded by time, that I have just put in his hands. One had only to see what had happened in Poland: Con Vista Al Mar.

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In more happy times, we used to leave from there to visit my grandparents who lived in the country, the country which in springtime is filled with flowers. Contact Argentina info irwf. We were already in the station platform, when one of llaragione huge dogs that an officer was holding threw itself against me.

Beside me walked a woman with a baby in her arms.

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The soldiers laughed at my panic. The Russians, who, allied laraione England, France and the U. The most intense and distant memories of Budapest, the city of lhcia birth, are associated with water.

I can still feel the excitement of sinking into the pool with artificial waves that would lift me up to the crest with ondulating movements. With a determined gesture he extended before the officer a yellow paper that bore the coat of arms of the Royal House of Sweden.


Commandant Horthy, head of the Hungarian government, asked luciaa Russians for a truce. The Nazis considered this petition as treason.

That year, Germany and her allied countries among which was Hungary were definitively headed for defeat.

Not only because the two historical centers, Buda and Pest are devided by the Danube river, but also because the whole capital of Hungary abounds with fountains and thermal baths. To avoid it, they invaded Hungary. Employed as an office boy, I myself distributed among my brethren those yellow papers that meant the difference between living and dying.

II The sound of water is the music that accompanied my childhood. Once a day, we would manage to eat a piece of bread. Terrified, I fell to the ground. I Walked together with the others, striving to keep back my tears.

It is thought that those who captured him suspected that he was a spy in the service of the United States, or maybe they suspected him because of his contacts with the Germans. On January 17th he was seen for the lragione time when entering the Headquarters of what was then the Union Of Soviet Socialist Republics.