Before arriving at the train station Elie and his group must stay at the synagogue for several days. He notes

Before arriving at the train station Elie and his group must stay at the synagogue for several days. He notes that the a tar had been shattered and everything was torn and broken. For Elie, what does this image represent with regard to what he will endure in the future?

A. It reminds him of the spirit and strength of his community.B. It represents the eternal presence of his God. C. It represents the comforts of home in contrast to the concentration camps. D. It is the first failure of his religion to comfort him during this joumey.​