They talked about the crash at school today.
Q: But I didn’t hear much from the teachers because the kids were talking.
So I did my best with the story. As best I can with a sensitive 7-year-old.
(Mid-way through trying to explain why the hockey team was on the bus and where they were going and so on)
Q: But how did they get to the game?
Me: Dude – they didn’t go to the game. They couldn’t.
Q: But the ones who were still there? Oh wait. They all couldn’t right? They were either dead or really really hurt.
*** Silence ***
Q: There was something about leaving a stick outside?
Me: Some people are leaving them outside the door to show a sign that we’re thinking about them and their friends and family.