The Convent~ Deborah #writephoto

I studied the black and white photo of the convent where the nuns had hidden several Jewish families at risk of their own lives. I was little boy at the time. I didn’t fully understand what was going on but I knew that I had to stay hidden for most of the time. I couldn’t go outside and play or be like the other children. I was different. I was a Jew. The Nazis hated Jews. It didn’t matter that I was just a child. My father said that if we were ever taken to a concentration camp, I and other children would be taken straight to the gas chambers. I didn’t know what a gas chamber but I could tell that it was a terrible place. People went inside and never came back out.

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About Sue Vincent

Sue Vincent is a Yorkshire-born writer and one of the Directors of The Silent Eye, a modern Mystery School. She writes alone and with Stuart France, exploring ancient myths, the mysterious landscape of Albion and the inner journey of the soul. Find out more at France and Vincent. She is owned by a small dog who also blogs. Follow her at and on Twitter @SCVincent. Find her books on Goodreads and follow her on Amazon worldwide to find out about new releases and offers. Email:
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