Friday, April 17, 2009

Heavy Heart

http://www.modbee.com/local/story/666679.html

The article almost makes it sound like this kid was in a gang; but we don't believe he was.

He was a good kid.

For the last 12 years he's helped in our classrooms.

His mom still works with me at the school.

He was just at the wrong place, at the wrong time. (just a side note-- our principal was shot at, at the same location last year, but the bullet didn't kill her. She went 'around' the corner from the school to get gas... that's how close she was to school.)

And now he's dead, and I feel like I can't pick my heart up off the floor!

11 comments:

Cheri @ Blog This Mom! said...

I am so sorry to hear this.

I'll keep you and the family in prayer.

Leigh said...

My heart is with you, your family and his.

My Three Sons said...

That is very sad. What a senseless death. I wish we didn't have to live in a society so cold.

Super B's Mom said...

Ohhhh my. I can't even imagine. I am so sorry for this incredible loss.

SWIRL said...

{{hugs}}
so tragic... sorry

Wendi said...

I. can. not. imagine.
So sorry.

Laura said...

oh my goodness...this is so so sad....

Shauna said...

Praying here and hugs!

Donna(mom24boyz) said...

It is just a reminder of how presious every person and every moment is in life. I will be praying for you and your family and this boys family. God Bless

B Boys Mom said...

How very sad! My prayers go out to them and you.

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