The Survivor Author:John Ehle "There's just one hope for escape" — "And where will you go?" He said — "We are marked. The American guards will shoot you like an animal." — "Look, stop talking nonsense," I said. "Do you have a shaving knife?" — He nodded. I removed my shirt and with two fingers pulled out the skin on my left arm where the blood mark was tattooed. "Cut this damn t... more »hing off. "
He stared at me, then turned his eyes away. "God," I said angrily. "What a kind SS man you are! Because of such men we lost the war!"
Another SS man came over and immediately took out his knife. "All right," he said, "I'll do it."
- The stark story of Hitler's Storm Trooper, Eddy Hukov, will mean many things to many people - a symbol of the male animal, the little boy lost, the oppressor turned victim, the fugitive, or perhaps even the damned.« less