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Ironies of History

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All of the following historical events demonstrate irony except for one. Which of the following does NOT show irony?

A

"SPRING 1944. . . . The trees were in bloom. It was a year like so many others, with its spring, its engagements, its weddings, and its births."

B

"ARBEIT MACHT FREI. Work makes you free. Auschwitz."

C

"AFTER THE WAR, I learned the fate of those who had remained at the infirmary. They were, quite simply, liberated by the Russians, two days after the evacuation."

D

"The next day brought really disquieting news: German troops had penetrated Hungarian territory with the government's approval."

E

"From time to time, SS officers on motorcycles drove the length of the column to shake off the growing apathy: 'Hold on! We're almost there! . . . We're arriving in Gleiwitz!'"