Your smiley face makes me cry.
It makes me cry because I know you were born on June 13,1942 in The Hague , the Netherlands and you were killed June 11,1943 in Sobibor. You were not even given the opportunity to blow one candle on your first birthday cake.
I cry but I no longer have tears because they have dried up due to crying for the 1.5 million childer that were killed.
There is one question that occupies my mind constantly. Why?
I know why, but I just can’t comprehend.
Ywo days before your birthday you were murdered.
You are Joseph Blok, you could have been an inspirational musician or a motivation speaker, or just simply the father of my best friend.
The biggest fear of your parents should have been to keep you safe from the measles,chicken pox ,mumps and rubella, but it was men who probably had children themselves, perhaps even babies like you.
Men, who did not see you as human being they though of you as vermin, but it was these men who were the real vermin.
Men who felt heroic for killing babies who could not defend themselves.
Rest in peace young Joseph Blok.