An American in Berlin: November 9, 2014 – A Second Mauerfall – 25 Years Later : An eyewitness account

All day long November 9th, I kept changing my mind about going or not to this evening’s closing event after three days of remembrances. Friends had planned to celebrate at the Brandenburg Gate but there was no question that I would join them as I am not a fan of crowds.¬† At some point closer to the appointed time, an American friend and colleague of mine living in Southern Germany sent me an email asking if I would attend the ... read more »