Words and the sharing of stories with our children and those around us is powerful and keeps the stories alive. Carol was taken from her young mother in the hospital shortly after being born. Her biological mother died in a car accident before Carol ever had the opportunity to meet her.
You can call it a sixth-sense, or maybe intuition, or a foreboding, but it's there. A gut clenching adrenaline surge that often triggers the fight or flight response in your body.
I think it’s nearly impossible to hear this story and not wonder what was going on in the minds of the other young people who did nothing to help another person in distress. What’s wrong with this picture?