Marlys grew up on the border of Switzerland and Germany, in a rural village, at the time of World War Two.
She describes her childhood as simple and very basic. Nothing was ever wasted.
Marlos vividly evokes those days for us – wind rippling through cornfields, pedalling uphill from school and fighting with her sister.
Frugality, respect, and working hard are the themes in this interview.
This is the story your grandmother tells you about different times. It's beautiful and strangely comforting.