Saturday, January 4, 2014

A Woman In Berlin, 2

Recently people have been running to the bank -- assuming they can find one that's still open -- to withdraw their money. What for? If we go down, the mark [German currency] goes with us. After all, money, at least paper money, is only a fiction and won't have any value if the central bank collapses.
 Saturday April 21 1945 2am