Sad state of affairs yet the ending put it back in place. The caption on the photo says it. Breaks my heart for a few reasons.
Powerful indeed, brilliant observation.Anna :o] at http://puzzelcious.blogspot.com
I agree--very powerful. Great job!
Original, funny and bitter. All at the same time.
Sad. I'd like to think that color wasn't a reason for suspicion, but I know that's not the reality.
What a great statement -- for this does not happen enough, if at all.
Aww. This one made me smile. He's just somebody's son trying to get home. :)
Such an original point of view. I enjoyed the sentiment.
That gave me hope at the end that someone is trying to do the right thing.
Powerful, educational and tastefully presented.
Thanks for linking up this weekend; sorry for the late comment. Reading the other comments here, it seems some people may have missed your final line. I enjoyed this read. Timely.
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