Wasn’t It | by Seymour Shubin

Why Me
Wasn’t It? I remember, when I was a kid, hearing that if you wanted to be anything in medicine or any of the sciences you had to go to Germany you had to study there. But it was of no interest to me since I was just a kid. But it came back to me like a blow when some months later I saw a man sitting in what was described in the newspaper as a Jew in a garbage wagon being paraded by what were called br.....