Sehr geehrte Gäste,
Einen schönen Guten Tag ! Wir sind Bernd und Tamara.
Unsere Sprachen sind Deutsch und Englisch,
und wir freuen uns darauf, Sie bei uns in Berlin begrüssen zu dürfen.
Bei uns werden Sie sich wohlfühlen!
Greetings to you from Berlin ! We are Bernd and Tamara.
Our languages are German and English,
and we are looking forward to having you as our guests here in Berlin !
We are certain that you will enjoy your stay with us !
Profil of Bernd:
Born 1940 in Königsberg/East Prussia, - Territory now belonging to Russia. -
At age 4, family escaped to the former East Germany.
After Public School: Professional Letter as Factory Mechanic.
Refusal of East German Government to my entering College,
because of Membership at Protestant Church-Youth Organization,
where I sang in a Church-Choir and played the Trompet at
Age 16 !!: Coal Miner in a Brown-Coal Pit !!!
"Move" !!! (officially denounced and documented as illegal) to the former
West Germany. - In Wiesbaden: Professional Letter as Machine Draftsman, and Work as Machine Designer in the Field of Chemical-Process-Machines.
1968 in New York City: Machine Designer and Student at New York City College: Bachelor of Arts in 1972. Major Direction of Study: Psychology,
Minor: German Literature.
At the Caribbean Island-State of St. Kitts-Nevis/West Indies (Leeward Islands):
Lecturer of Technical Drawing at the Technical College in St. Kitts/West Indies,
and Math-Teacher at Gingerland High-School in Nevis/West Indies, having taught in the British O-Level System. - In St. Kitts: the Founding of a Chess-Club, meeting once a week ! (It still was functioning 10 years later). - The Date of Independance from Britain is the 19th of September,
which also is my Birthday !
In 1976, back to the U.S., to Chicago: Real Estate Salesman & Manager.
Work with Procter & Gamble. Purchase and Sale of vacant, - old and
broken-down Buildings. Restauration of those Buildings.
Rental of their Apartments after Re-Hab. (To be continued).