A Better Man Than I

7 Responses

  1. Brooks says:

    Contrast this with our president's comment over the weekend that "such a senseless and terrible act of violence has no place in a free society." Whereupon the push begins to make tht society a bit less free.

    Huge props to Mr. Green.

  2. I just don't know how these people keep it together enough to be interviewed. I suppose it must be shock and numbness, but I believe I'd be a gibbering sack of snot for at least a week.

  3. SiouxsieL says:

    This is just heartbreaking. Why did I watch that?

  4. bw says:

    "He sees it. Bless him for it; I don’t know if I could."

    The self-awareness demonstrated by your doubt is a strong indicator that you could.

  5. Mannie says:

    My sincerest condolences to the Green family. May God grant you consolation and peace. John, you are a man of honor and integrity. I raise my hat to you.

  1. January 16, 2011

    [...] John Green, father of slain 9-year old Christina Green, has this exceptional quote, via Popehat who recognizes the strength of character of Mr. Green: This shouldn’t happen in this country, or anywhere else, but in a free society, [...]