And I know they buried her body with others
Her sister and mother and five-hundred families
And will she remember me fifty years later?
I wished I could save her in some sort of time machine
Here, Jeff Mangum references the centralized character of the album, Anne Frank. In 1945, her and her sister, Margot Frank caught typhus at Bergen-Belsen and their death soon followed. Her mother, Edith Frank died weeks prior of starvation.
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