Police do not think anything was taken from her July 1, 2009Posted by Phil Groom in London Life.
Tags: Knife Crime
So ends a brief report in this morning’s Metro, p.7, describing the horrific ordeal of an 82 year old woman stabbed on her way home from Tesco, Shopper with just £20 stabbed in the street.
Perhaps they are right. Perhaps nothing was taken from her… nothing, that is, except her dignity, her pride, her freedom to walk the streets the streets without fear, time with her husband… and perhaps her life itself.
No, nothing was taken from her: just everything that matters.