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The Newtown Tragedy

bullrider Wrote: Dec 16, 2012 11:51 AM
When someone breaks down your door in the middle of the night and comes for your child, you will turn him over. You will have no choice as you will have no way to stop them. Unless of course you call the police and convince the criminal to hang around for fifteen minutes. God forbid this would happen to you - it WILL not happen to me.

As the mother of five-year-old twins in a small town not too far from New York city, yesterday's events in Newtown hit close to home -- literally and figuratively.  It's hard to imagine the depths of shock, sorrow and anguish rippling throughout our community in the wake of yesterday's hideous crime.

It is a terrible, terrible thing to be reminded, once again, of how powerful, how senseless and how ugly the face of evil can seem.  It is terrible even to have to acknowledge that such evil exists in the world.  But it does, and there's no use in...