"Take care of your son. He is very weak, very dehydrated.Take care of yourselves, you must avoid selection. Eat! Anything,anytime. Eat all you can. The weak don't last very long aroundhere… "
"Don't rejoice too soon, son. Here too there is selection. Infact, more often than outside. Germany has no need of sick Jews.Germany has no need of me. When the next transport arrives,you'll have a new neighbor. Therefore, listen to me: leave theinfirmary before the next selection!"
We were led out of the camp. After a half-hour march, we arrived in the very middle of a field crossed by railroad tracks. Thiswas where we were to wait for the train's arrival.