a daughter of a Holocaust survivor paints the story.

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The nuns gave them shelter. They nursed her sister back to health. The nuns taught them about their faith. They were safe but how would they stay Jewish if they stayed with the nuns? Later in the hospital when she was delirious, all she could say was the catechism. They gave her excellent care.


Mixed media on canvas including: Sections from a child's toy Torah scroll.


- Mina Cohen

I later learned stories like hers were not so unusual, they all had a story or they would not have survived.
Times Chronicle, Glenside News, February, 1999

© Mina Cohen 1993-2000
P.O. 269,
Mendocino, CA95460