Under this category, alongside Jews, were political prisoners, homosexuals, disabled or the elderly, and Jehovah's Witnesses.
Only Jews were targeted for systematic murder (i.e., the employment of gas chambers, shooting), but the vast majority of people sent to death camps died due to overwork, exhaustion, starvation, and diseases such as typhus, typhoid fever, tuberculosis, and dysentery.
When was Francine born?
What was her mother saving the chocolate for?
Why did Francine give it to Helene?
How do you think this ordeal affected the baby?
Any further thoughts/questions/connections?