Jessica Redfield was reportedly among the 12 victims of the senseless shooting at a Denver movie theater early Friday morning. This blog from June recounts Jessica’s chilling observations when she witnessed another deadly shooting at a Toronto mall earlier this summer. Perhaps Jessica was spared in the first shooting that we might be touched by her thoughts, which are sadly now underscored by her untimely death.
I have no words to express my level of sadness over such tragedies. I only hope someday we might find a way to stop the madness. Peace~LM
I can’t get this odd feeling out of my chest. This empty, almost sickening feeling won’t go away. I noticed this feeling when I was in the Eaton Center in Toronto just seconds before someone opened fire in the food court. An odd feeling which led me to go outside and unknowingly out of harm‘s way. It’s hard for me to wrap my mind around how a weird feeling saved me from being in the middle of a deadly shooting.
What started off as a trip to the mall to get sushi and shop, ended up as a day that has forever changed my life. I was on a mission to eat sushi that day, and when I’m on a mission, nothing will deter me. When I arrived at the Eaton Center mall, I walked down to the food court and spotted a sushi restaurant. Instead of walking in, sitting…
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