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Newtown Gives us Much to Consider

Tish6 Wrote: Dec 24, 2012 12:30 PM
Unfortunatly, some of the mentally ill will not admit that they have mental problems and need medication. They are on the street as well, because they have chosen to go with out medication, and will not use medication to correct their problems, because everyone else in the world is crazy...not them.

Nothing strikes deeper to the heart than the loss of children. It's one more reason why the horror in Newtown, Conn., has hurt our nation so badly.

I do not believe there is any human suffering like the suffering of a parent who loses a child.

I know it from personal experience. I lost a beautiful, young teenage daughter almost 10 years ago, and the pain never goes away.

When tragedy strikes, we want to do something. It is a natural human instinct that when we suffer, we conclude it is because something is broken and to want...