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August 28, 2013
I can’t sleep, thinking about Antoinette Tuff. What do I learn from her? Certainly not how to “handle” or “deal with” or “manage” or, much less, “confront” a distraught man with guns and ammunition ready to kill a lot of people including himself. In the first place, I don’t expect to ever be in her position. Yes, it could happen, but probably not, and I certainly hope not. Second, if I found myself in a situation similar to hers, I doubt that I could keep my cool. What Antoinette's actions, and her explanation of her actions, have the capacity to remind me is this: how to live on a normal day...