An Extraordinary Life (Chapter 9)

Chapter 9: 1953 Divorce Proceedings

chapter9The divorce proceedings started to get into full swing as P. Frank gathered evidence concerning Sophie’s misconduct to be used in his fight to maintain custody of his son.  P. Frank wrote, “There came a time when Sophie and her brother came to strong-arm the baby from my home, luckily I was home at that time and prevented successful conclusion of that action.”  Towards the end of 1953, at the recommendation of the United States Court of the Allied High Commissioner for Germany, Danny was sent to the States as a precaution against another attempt by Sophie to take her son to Paris. 

P. Frank also learned that the “nursemaid Helga was in cahoots with Sophie… So [he] fired her ass! and got a new nurse,…

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I have spent the majority of my adult life as a science educator. As a K-5 science specialist for a major Florida School District I designed and developed the first-two stand-alone dedicated K-5 science classroom in the State — developed through a $100,000 grant by the Monsanto Corporation. I have worked as a naturalist and director of a 140 acre environmental center, as well as an Instructional Specialist for the U.S. Navy (Financial Management), U.S. Army (designing and developing medical interactive multimedia and distance learning courses,) and Department of Defense Dependent Schools (Science Specialist.)

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