Ed's talk: Jun 15, 2009

Monday, June 15, 2009

Erik Von Brunn, Shooter's Son: I Wish Dad Had Died Instead

I think the son was noble and moving in his replies to Ms. Sawyer, who was merely another typical talking head. She reminds me of the old dark joke "Besides that, Mrs. Lincoln, how did you enjoy the play?"

I'm not sure why he is expected to "forgive" his father, perhaps because forgiveness is another "Christian" virtue but one can only hope he puts this situation into its proper perspective in time aided by the sympathetic comments of the victim's mother, Jacqueline Carter.

Mr. Von Brunn, my thoughts and sympathies are with you.
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