Found December 15, 2012 on The Victory Formation:
It is difficult to start writing about anything else today without first making mention of the tragic day in Newtown, Connecticut. It is most undeniably on everybody’s mind, not even 24 hours removed from the insanity that took the lives of 28 people, 20 of them children. We continue to have their families on our [...]
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