“When I told Mrs. Safir of our decision to give up Doris, her reaction was quite upsetting. "What kind of a mother are you," she screamed in outrage, "to separate yourself from your child?”
“A few weeks after we said goodbye to Doris, Jo Vis announced that he had found a hiding place for us in Zaandam”
WHY DID YOU PICK ME UP. I WANT TO STAY HERE!
“At no time were we told where we were going. At one point on our trip, Siegfried said to me, "I don’t know where this journey will take us, but I don’t think that I am capable of living through whatever it is.”
“They saw America’s entry into World War II as no great threat. Hitler and his advisors thought the United States was too weak”