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Letters of Note

While other children were playing jacks and hopscotch with their peers, five-year-old Michele Willner Levy was playing the quiet game with her mother. “We’d stand against an inside wall and we weren’t allowed to speak,” she recalls. “We’d only whisper until she felt that things were clear.” It really wasn’t a game at all. The year was 1944. World War II was raging. Michele and her mother, Frieda,…

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