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Anne Frank, the Diary of a Young Girl
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Anne Frank, the Diary of a Young Girl
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  • On us-the most oppressed, unfortunate and pitiable people in all the world.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • How much longer will this increasingly oppressive, unbearable weight press I down on us?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Those terrible Germans have oppressed and threatened us for so long that the thought of friends and salvation means everything to us! Now it's not just the Jews, but Holland and all of occupied Europe.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Outside, you don't hear a single bird, and a deathly, oppressive silence hangs over the house and clings to me as if it were going to drag me into the deepest regions of the underworld.  (not reviewed by editor)

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