The Girl With The Apples

This is a wonderful story of the power of kindness even in a time of great evil.
With Love,
Russ

A Daily Thought

Please read this interesting story that is about to be into a movie. A force for good against evil.
The  girl with the apples . A true story of survival from the Holocaust and the  mysterious ways of God that drew people together here in America after their lives had touched in the dark days of Hitler.

August 1942. Piotrkow , Poland.

The sky was gloomy that morning as we waited anxiously. All the men, women and children of Piotrkow’s Jewish ghetto had been herded into a square.

Word had gotten around that we were being moved. My father had only recently  died from typhus, which had run rampant through the crowded ghetto. My  greatest fear was that our family would be separated. ‘Whatever you do,’ Isidore, my eldest brother, whispered to me, ‘don’t tell them your age. Say you’re sixteen.

‘I was tall for a boy of 11, so I could pull it off…

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About russtowne

My wife and I have been married since 1979. We have 3 adult children and 4 young grandsons. I manage a wealth management firm I founded in 2003. My Beloved is a Special Education teacher for Kindergartners and First Graders. I'm a published author of 23 books in a variety of genres for grownups and children. In addition to my family, friends, investing, and writing, my passions include reading, watching classic movies, experiencing waves crashing on rocky shores, hiking in ancient redwood forests, and enjoying our small redwood grove and fern garden.
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2 Responses to The Girl With The Apples

  1. lvsrao says:

    Wonderful story. Nice Inspiring one. Great Post.

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