Exposition: The Characters: Moshe the Beadle, Madame Schachter, Shlomo, Juliek, Eliezer. Mood: Happy, Upbeat, Jokingly Setting: Sighet, Transylvania
The German troops came into their community and started to give them orders. They weren't aloud to leave their houses for three days, etc.
All the troops called the Jews and made them get their most important belongings and leave by the next morning. They made all the Jews put on gold stars and then packed them into the trains like cattle, stuffed in, more than capacity.
The Jews arrive at the Concentration Camp. They are separated by gender and by age. Elie and his dad lie about their age in order to stay together.
Elie's dad was taken in his sleep. He was taken to crematorium due to him being very sick. He wasn't of use, because he couldn't do things as well so they burned him do death.
Elie looked in the mirror, he saw a corpse gazing at him. Elie was a survivor of the Holocaust, and of all the terrors he came across.