‘You’ve got…what?!’ asked Breschnew astonished is my six word response to Debbie’s Six Word Saturday.
The line in German ‘MEIN GOTT. HILF MIR. DIESE TÖDLICHE LIEBE ZU ÜBERLEBEN’ sums it up the sentiment regarding the deadly regime at the time quite nicely. It translates into something like ‘MY GOD. HELP ME. TO SURVIVE THIS DEADLY DISEASE‘.
It’s been thirty years since that hated wall came down. Little did anyone know what the real consequences would be.
‘You’ve got…what?!’ symbolizes another viral disease called freedom that proved deadly indeed to some. But for many, many more it was the unstoppable virus that led to unification of a nation.
Lest we never forget what this wall symbolized here’s one more piece of art that shows how things were.
This post gives you some more images of signs in current day Berlin.