World War II quotes

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... the ... radio station played a Chopin polonaise. On all the following days news bulletins were prefaced by Chopin--preludes, e ...
We had won. Pimps got out of their polished cars and walked the streets of San Francisco only a little uneasy at the unusual exerc ...
A pleasant smell of frying sausages
Attacks the sense, along with an old, mostly invisible
I became a journeyman welder--I did very well. I loved it. It was like crocheting ...
Gracious Lord, oh bomb the Germans.
Spare their women for Thy Sake,
Everything is very quiet, the streets are never crowded, and the people one dislikes are out of town.
All my life I have said, "Whatever happens there will always be tables and chairs"--and what a mistake.
Almost everybody wore a curious limpidity of expression, like newborn babies or souls just after death. Dazed but curiously dignif ...
They had supposed their formula was fixed.
They had obeyed instructions to devise
Springtime for Hitler and Germany,
Winter for France and Poland.
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