A Treasure Goes Home ...
By Jeff Salter
To thank him, this grateful couple gave one of the few possessions they had after seven years of war, including occupations by both German and Soviet Armies, and then some three years in D.P. camps.
My father treasured this hand-crafted wooden platter for the rest of his life. It was one of the very few belongings he'd kept.
To read the rest of this story, please go to Me and Reading, the reviewing blog by Inga Kupp-Silberg. My entry is one of several for today, Dec. 13th, for Inga's Second Annual Christmas Short Story competition. But my story is based on the real life involvement of my father. Hope you enjoy it.