Did you see it in the picture?
Paul’s sister, Fran, certainly did and it’s a good thing, too.
Rochelle Wisoff-Fields operates the Building Blog AND took this photo.
The accordion cage made its moire patterns in front of him as he traveled down, down, down …
Sixty years later and almost to the day after he, Papa, Mama and little Fran made that trip downward into the waiting hands of the Gestapo, Paul entered that warehouse again. The elevator still stood, old like he, and shorter than he remembered.
Fran’s voice whispered in his memory. “If you look close, you’ll see things in the cage.”
Yes! There they were all along: Stars of David!
He wept softly the words of Psalm 130:7 “… and with Him is plenteous redemption.”