Lovely Green Eyes: A Novel - Part 2 Chapter 8 Summary & Analysis

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Obersturmfuhrer Sarazin tells Skinny about an occasion when he ordered the execution of 5,000 people, after they had dug their own mass grave. When he awoke in the morning, the bodies were so covered in rats that they appeared to be moving. He recalls his initial revulsion at the site and then explains his intention to write a poem glorifying the experience. He attempts to have sex with her again, but is unable to become sufficiently aroused. He continues to tell her stories of his own dedication to the Reich and the actions he has taken in pursuit of its aims.

After taking a bath, Obersturmfuhrer Sarazin tells Skinny that he will test her and asks if she knows how to shoot while holding his own pistol. She fears that he is going to shoot her. He asks if she would join the girls'...

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