The Bear’s Holiday Stories: ‘A Ride Under the Christmas Tree’ by Pascal Heymann

Photo by Jess Sweetman

 

 

This holiday season we bring you stories by The Bear, Berlin’s one-of-a-kind storytelling event. Pascal Heymann’s “A Ride Under the Christmas Tree” explores a moment of moving finality through an electric train set.

“As I let the screwdriver grind the slit and begin turning, I let out a silent ‘I’m sorry Grandpa.’ It’s the first of many hundred screws I undo that day, taking apart my grandfather’s most prized possession.”

The Bear’s next storytelling event is on Jan. 18.

 

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