The fact is that in the last year of the war Dresden has become a city-hospital. During the night of mass murder a heroic nurse moved to yourself thousands mutilated, moved to the Elbe. And low-flying "Mustangs" shot these helpless patients, as well as thousands of old men, women and children who had fled from the city. When the last plane disappeared, blackened streets of Dresden were littered with dead bodies. The city spread stench. A flock of vultures in the zoo flown away fattened on corpses. Everywhere darted rat. One who saw it all at once after the bombing said: "The tram depot was a public latrine of corrugated iron. At the entrance, his face buried in a fur coat, lay woman of thirty, completely naked. A few yards away were two boys, eight-ten years. Lay, hugging tightly. Too naked ... Wherever took out eyes, were choking from lack of oxygen people. Apparently, they stripped off all my clothes, trying to make her a semblance of an oxygen mask ... ".