Friday, June 4, 2010

Making Sport of Mother's Tears

How dare they mock our bereft solemnity?  How dare they make sport of mother's tears?  How dare they cheapen our bereavement?  How dare they sprinkle salt into the wounds they have inflicted and laugh about it in print?  How dare they make light of our young widows on Memorial Day?  These sardonic vultures who call themselves journalists: