Uta’s December Diary 2017

7 Dec

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The other day Peter made some “Papierschlangen” (paper snakes). He remembered how he learned to make these as a nine year old at a boys’ home in Friedland (Silesia) where he was to be away from the bomb raids over Berlin.

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Peter did hang up his paper snakes at various places in our living room.

 

 

 

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He also found some colourful electric lights to hang up. I think we used to have them on our old Christmas tree.

Here are some books for the great-grandsons to enjoy when they come to visit.

3 Responses to “Uta’s December Diary 2017”

  1. doesitevenmatter3 December 8, 2017 at 8:08 am #

    Oh, I love the paper snakes Peter made! They are festive! I remember making those as a little girl. We called them paper chains. 🙂

    How long did Peter have to live at the boys’ home in Friedland?

    I love Christmas lights!

    And those books look like fun for the great-grandsons!
    Elmo is a favorite at our house! 🙂
    HUGS!!! 🙂

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