From the NY Times “Recalling the Real Dog Day Afternoon’, 40 Years On.” The story covers a harrowing experience of being taken hostage during a bank robbery 40 years ago in Brooklyn. Ms. Goettisheim prayed for protection and felt she received it. I wonder if in the last 40 years many of us lost this sentiment…
She went home, put her navy suit and stockings in the wash, took a bath and put on a new set of clothes without resting or eating.
Mass was in just two hours.
“The first thing I figured when I got home was that I had asked God for help, and he gave it to me,” she said. “I had to thank him.”
Go read the entire article here. There’s a pretty cool slide show too.