(Max Brod + Franz Kafka w/ hat)
I kinda do wonder if Franz is whispering into Brod’s ear (wherever they may have ended up) “I told you to burn them.”
To which Brod would accurately reply, “You knew I wouldn’t. If you wanted it done, you would have done it yourself.”
Franz Kafka archive reclaimed by Israel national library | Books | The Guardian
Israel’s national library has unveiled a missing batch of Franz Kafka’s papers, ending more than a decade of legal wrangling between Israel and Germany over the author’s legacy.