No matter how pretty they may be, shaped like big marbles or almonds,
They bring suspicion, they make you
A non-human, deserving of humiliation, or hurt, or death,
Whether you are a young woman who just married, a Rabbi, a barber, a poet, the village Shochet, or
A brown-eyed baby.
Brown eyes. Brown hair. Brown skin;
Colourless compassion is needed.
With immense gratitude to Ettie Miller, for sharing her family's painful and wonderful story of survival.