brilliant. harsh. moving. difficult. compelling.
and highly recommended. i'm encouraging a certain professor to get it on his curriculum for the next school year.
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"Then you think it's admirable to survive. Does that mean it's not admirable to not survive?"- Maus II, Chapter 2: Auschwitz (Time Flies) p.45.
"Whoosh. I - I think I see what you mean. It's as if life equals winning so death equals losing."
"Yes. Life always takes the side of life, and somehow the victims are blamed. But it wasn't the best people who survived, nor did the best ones die. It was random."