We must never forget them. We must never forget why this happened. G.U.N.S. Great words Ms. Taylor. Thank you The Educability of Perch.
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The Littlest Fallen Soldiers
On The Front Lines Against The Almighty Gun
By Katrina Taylor
At Sandy Hook Elementary School, 27-year old, Victoria Soto huddled around her class of 16 six and seven year olds as she heard the sounds of gunfire getting closer to her first-grade classroom. After rushing them into a storage closet, she waited.
No one yet knows why 20-year old Adam Lanza decided to storm a school full of children on December 14, 2012 with an assault rifle and 2 semi automatic pistols. It would have been an impossibility for Vicki Soto, her colleagues and the twenty little ones in their care to imagine as they tended to their daily tasks. They will never understand why their lives were cut short too soon.
Yet, when faced with life or death, Vicki didn’t think twice before placing herself between her kids and the gunman before he gunned…
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