DENMARK: Soldier

A Swedish newspaper last week told a tale:

On his morning ride through Copenhagen last week, Denmark's gaunt, brooding monarch Christian X saw something that caused him to rein in suddenly. It was the Nazi swastika waving over a public building, a rank violation of the terms which Hitler imposed on Denmark.

"Take it down," the King ordered a German officer in front of the building.

"Orders from Berlin," replied the officer.

"The flag must be removed before 12 o'clock; otherwise I will send a soldier to do it," the monarch declared.

"The soldier will be shot," warned the Nazi officer.

"I am the soldier," said...

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