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DW book expert David Levitz on 'My Heart' by Else Lasker-Schüler

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It's never been so easy to break up. "It's over." And send. People used to write letters — like author Else Lasker-Schüler. She confessed her infidelity in a series of letters to her husband. Open letters, first published in a magazine in 1912!