Katharina describes her arrest
I can do nothing but laugh, laugh… [Note 1]
I have been billeted [Note 2] on the Gestapo [Note 3] since Tuesday! Don’t make a dreadful face. I am doing quite well. I am only ‘down’ physically, because a lot has happened recently: …
I was supposed to appear before the Gestapo on Tuesday at 9 am. I went there sure of victory [Note 4] – and did not come home again.
Note 1: These ellipses were in the original document.
Note 2: Used military term of einquartieren.
Note 3: Correctly wrote it GeStaPo.
Note 4: Siegesgewiss