Mordecai's left eye was swollen shut...a broken tooth throbbed. These Nazi mamzern applied efficiency to all things. He'd undertaken the pain willingly. The kindern wouldn't survive long on thin broth. Others raided the kitchens for food to sustain them. The theft was discovered but not the thieves
The commandant promised punishment for the affront. Mordecai knew his obligation. He was young and strong. He took responsibility and the beating.
Today, medicines were missing from the infirmary. Mordecai stepped forward again.
The commandant chortled, "Liebowitz... again? Truly you MUST be a glutton for punishment. Be assured, we shall feed your hunger."