Into Hiding

Once a year, my part of Germany (and a few other areas) go completely mad. The people call it “carnival”, I call it “The Purge (German version).”

If you want to experience Germans who are not completely bombed out of their minds on those days, you have to get up really early and, believe me, you really want to be in bed after nine in the morning because you do not want to see the rest (or be urinated upon).

And do not turn on the TV until next week Thursday, perhaps Friday.
Just don’t.

So, I’m going into hiding for a while.

Posted by Volkher Hofmann

Volkher Hofmann (deus62) has been blogging on and off since the 1990s and deus62.com is all that is left. He loves music, literature, drumming and, most of all, real life. He thinks the open web is much more important than social networks, closed-in ecosystems and other severely commercialized online endeavors.

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