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The streets of Krakow

The streets of Krakow

It made sense that it was raining. Coming here on a sunny day wouldn’t have felt appropriate. Knowing what went on within the fences I didn’t want any temptation to enjoy myself, to appreciate the scenery and the warm sun on my face. A grim place needs grim weather, and that’s one of the nicest ways you could describe Auschwitz. The dark grey clouds had moved in since the sunny morning in Krakow and steady drizzle now dampened the surrounding countryside.

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