Here’s something amazing.
Per an article from NPR, Nazis collected more than 12,000 kitchenware items from prisoners sent to Auschwitz. As part of routine work at the Auschwitz museum, a mug with a false bottom was recently discovered. Underneath the false bottom, was a jeweled ring and gold necklace. They are simple things, but imagine the emotions of whoever put them there. Love? Children? A future? Hard work and the reward of grandchildren scampering through the kitchen?
I’m so happy that this has been found, and so heartbroken that someone needed to hide it.
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