The news spread like wildfire through sighet. (meaning that the news spread quickly in a short amount of time.)
Give me all your valued possessions and we want have a problem
The disconnection between social classes (When no one didn't want to believe Moshe the Beadle when he tried to warn them about what had happened to him on the concentration camp, they didn't believe because he was poor.)
Please listen, you have to believe me.
Why should i have to listen to a poor old man!?
He's losing his mind!
Moshe the Beadle - poor and lively humble everybody loved him, Awkward as a clown, and a religious master -Elie Wiesel - he is a young boy, he is religious, and he studies the Kabbalah -Elie's father- an unsentimental man, never displayed his emotions at home, and he was more concerned with other people than his own family and he runs a shop
The Hungarian policeman forced the jews to give away their valued positions. The Jews were told not to leave out their house for 3 days. None of the jews didn't know why they had to leave or knew where they were going. the jews didn't want to leave their valued positions.
You shouldn't disbelieve or misjudge someone that has a low social class, because they could be more truthful than others that has a higher social class.