Because, like Elena, they might be gone tomorrow. Two nights ago when I put our little guy (the same age) to bed, he was being difficult and I was rushed so I bypassed the hug-and-kiss. No longer. It sounds like Elena and her parents didn’t bypass many. I know Elena’s dad. I can’t begin to imagine what their world’s like just now, but a whole lot of us are feeling pretty empty.

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