She also drew tiny stick figures and cut them out. She showed me about a dozen she had done. "Is this how many people died?"
I didn't know what to tell her, so I told her the truth. "No, it was a lot more than that."
She later cut out some more - maybe a couple of dozen - and showed them to me again. "Is this how many?"
"No, honey, it was a lot more than that."
It is still so hard to comprehend. In some ways we have forgotten. In some ways we have moved on. In some ways we have moved backward.