Czechoslovakia - This is the country in which the narrator of the story grew up.
Lodz Ghetto - This is the location in Poland where the narrator was sent to live during the war.
Auschwitz - This is a forced labor compound.
Prague - This is the city in which the narrator of the story grew up.
Communism - This is a political theory.
Victorious February - This refers to the Czechoslovakian coup d'état of 1948.
Ruzyn Prison - This is where the narrator's husband was taken after being arrested.
Party Committees - This is the organizational backbone of the political system that overtook Czechoslovakia after World War II.
Secret Reports - This is where the rehabilitation of the narrator's husband was announced.
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