Rosa Blum celebrated her 86th birthday this week. Originally from Romania, Holocaust survivor of Dachau and Aushwitz, Rosa said, “Hitler didn’t win. I won.” Rosa, at age 14, suffered horrific atrocities from the World War II including a traumatic brain injury explains, “Israel became a State. I survived the concentration camp, married, had 2 sons and have 3 grandchildren. Where’s Hitler?” Rosa and her husband, Osi helped establish the Dallas Holocaust Museum. She shares her story to groups and organizations all over the country.
What about you? Rosa suffered her brain injury from a beating, perhaps your brain injury was from a wreck or fall. Whatever the cause, at some point, may you say, “TBI didn’t win. I won.”
A different perspective….