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Beauty In A Sad Autumn

“They know their children are going to heaven. They know their children are innocent ... and they know that they will join them in death,” said Gertrude Huntington, a Michigan researcher and expert on children in Amish society.

“The hurt is very great,” Huntington said. “But they don’t balance the hurt with hate.”

photo by clearing


Blogger cjblue said...

In the car on the way home last night, I heard of a meeting between an Amish elder and the father of the shooter, in which the elder hugged the father and said "We forgive you."

I almost had to pull the car over.

8:28 AM

Blogger Logophile said...

There is really nothing you can say, is there?
It defies comprehesion.

12:29 PM


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