soundly condemned his failure.
had failed, roundly!
to condemn those
had not issued
not understand, sorely
his poorly articulated
a thoughtless insistence
a well-considered platitude.
Miss asks who did that
the shop, I ask Mum to buy me An Illustrated Pocket Guide to
On the bus, I am
driven to say: "I didn't really want this."
I bump into people on
Was it my intention to
In the bidet, I wash the
soles of my sandals.
My best friend assures
me: there is nothing left to fetch.
Scuttling, I go to
check. He watches me, scuttling.
I lock the door.
Then I unlock the door.
So that I can lock it.
buy something and don't drop anything.
scan the floor.
At last the tablets are
in the box - each day's in its place.
But why are there sixty
in the rubbish bin...in a knotted plastic bag?
About 1% of the population suffer from OCD. The gene SLC1A1 may be to
Male Pied Flycatcher at Buchenwald Concentration Camp
children, the bright white wing patch of the beautiful breeding male
how it loves to flick its tail for sheer joy,"
Knapmann had instructed in Nature
he had and did the day
and the Witch had them on parade
three hours and he felt he would faint at last,
that just before Sommer stepped forward and broke his jaw
flycatcher landed on the gate and shat
down the A
in JEDEM DAS SEINE,
him to laugh out loud
Pied Flycatcher is a small passerine that spends the spring and
summer in Europe.
Koch was commandant
from 1937 to 1941.
Koch, Karl-Otto's wife, was known as the Witch of Buchenwald
because of her alleged cruelty.
Gerhard Martin Sommer, known as the Hangman of Buchenwald, was a
master sergeant in the camp and considered to be a depraved sadist.
DAS SEINE (EACH TO HIS OWN) was the motto displayed over the entrance
to Buchenwald camp.