Die Lebenden & die Toten

Der einsame Tod des knorrigen Freundes

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Wenn das Teelicht im Stövchen flackert, denkt Ela Nicolai an ihren grummeligen Freund Alfred. Er hatte es auf einem Flohmarkt entdeckt. Alfred starb mit 74 Jahren am 11. November.

Wenn das Teelicht im Stövchen flackert, denkt Ela Nicolai an ihren grummeligen Freund Alfred. Er hatte es auf einem Flohmarkt entdeckt. Alfred starb mit 74 Jahren am 11. November.

Foto: Christian Schulz

Ela Nicolai war der letzte Mensch, mit dem Alfred sprach. Zwei Wochen später wunderte sich die Frau des Polizisten über seine Rollläden

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