Eva Braun query

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Eva Braun query

Post by Linkagain » 08 Sep 2021 17:31

am Puzzeled of eva Braun devotion to AH..he was an Austrian=she was German; there was nearly 20 years difference in their ages; He was a lapsed Catholic (Im not sure of her religion) So how did it start? Did she ever speak of what it was that attacted her to him?

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Re: Eva Braun query

Post by Br. James » 08 Sep 2021 20:55

Eva Braun worked in Heinrich Hoffmann's photographic shop and Hitler was a regular there, as the NSDAP offices were located upstairs in the same building. The rest is chemistry!

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Re: Eva Braun query

Post by aricjoshua » 28 Oct 2021 07:56

I'm glad to read from you, can you share some more useful things here about chemistry?

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Re: Eva Braun query

Post by CraigM » 28 Oct 2021 08:57

aricjoshua wrote:
28 Oct 2021 07:56
I'm glad to read from you, can you share some more useful things here about chemistry?
Seems perfectly understandable to me. Man sees beautiful teenage girl (she was 17 when he first met her) and is sexually attracted to her. Woman meets older man on the up and up with growing money, power and influence. Another example: Hermann Göring's father was about 27 years older than his mother - they married when she was the delicate age of 19. Repeated ad infinitum all over the world. What's the confusion here?

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Re: Eva Braun query

Post by VanillaNuns » 28 Oct 2021 09:18

Power is the ultimate aphrodisiac.

History is littered with politicians and dictators who had young women falling at their feet with admiration.

I remember watching an interview during the Libyan revolution where 2 teenage girls were interviewed in a marketplace in Tripoli and said they'd die for Gaddafi. Both were obviously infatuated by him. The cult of personality does strange things.

Donald Trump still has legions of beautiful young women in their early 20s who'd crawl over broken glass for him.

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Re: Eva Braun query

Post by Hans1906 » 30 Oct 2021 13:57

Altersunterschiede in Partnerschaften / Age disparity in sexual relationships
Source: Altersunterschiede in Partnerschaften https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Altersunt ... erschaften

Interesting, but very definitely not a topic, that anyone would go on about on an internet forum...

Mutual affection, and possibly later love, has little to do with one's age.
If the above-mentioned "chemistry" is right, fits, then everything is possible, everything, without a respect of age, status, physicality.
That's life, we are all instinct-driven beings, each of us.


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