Sheehan ridiculed Bush for saying that its hard work comforting the widow of a soldier whos been killed in Iraq. Hard work is seeing your sons murder on CNN one Sunday evening while youre enjoying the last supper youll ever truly enjoy again.
Hard work is having three military officers come to your house a few hours later to confirm the aforementioned murder of your son, your first-born, your kind and gentle sweet baby. Hard work is burying your child 46 days before his 25th birthday.
Hard work is holding your other three children as they lower the body of their big (brother) into the ground. Hard work is not jumping in the grave with him and having the earth cover you both, she said. Beating a political stake in your black heart A memorable phrase, and an entirely deserved and just one....read on
My heart goes out to her, and to her family.