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Learning from tragedy

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06.08.2019

I believe that something good can come from the deepest of tragedies.

Prepare your heart if you choose to read further. Though the greater the shock to your heart, the more likely it will trigger the “something good” I am talking about.

And, please, don’t villainize those directly involved in the tragedy I am about to share.

There is a tendency to do that. Like we villainized the truck driver in the Humboldt Broncos crash.

I believe that tendency to be something of a defence mechanism. The more we focus on the bus driver as being the villain, the less we have to face the painful realization that we could cause a similar tragedy.

That each of us sometimes allows our minds to wander behind the wheel. That each of us sometimes fails to notice what’s right there to be seen. That if........

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