My Fall Of The Berlin Wall Story

before and after

Growing up as a Cold War kid in the 1970s, I was fascinated by Berlin. I'd read of the airlift, the city being divided then the construction of the Berlin Wall. I always wanted to visit the city. Little did I realize in the year that I did, the wall would actually come down. In May 1989, after spending several months working in the UK on a work permit after college, I traveled around Europe for several months with my friend Tom. In Germany, we met up with my British girlfriend (now wife) … [Continue reading]