Wednesday, August 29, 2007
"It was my first time visiting Auschwitz. I saw the gas chambers, the death wall where thousands of pure people were coldly shot, the crematoriums....At the end of our tour, the tour guide scanned our faces and asked us, 'Are there any questions?'. There was no response. He waited a moment and then asked again, 'Are there any questions?' It seemed as if there were none, as if all was clear. Suddenly, a young woman sitting near me rose to her feet. She looked directly into the eyes of the guide and in a quiet yet steady voice asked 'Are there any answers?' "