“I would’ve died if it wasn’t for Peter. He made sure I wasn’t bullied at our first school.”
“I’ve been longing to hear those words since he came to live with us when he was our scared 7-year-old foster child.”
“Do they both have heartbeats?!,” the worried mom asks after receiving the news.
She protected those kids every second. She refused to let her guard down.
The slain students — Peter Wang, Alaina Petty and Martin Duque — are receiving the medals for their performance during the shooting which “involved the acceptance of danger and extraordinary responsibilities.”
“Fortunately, I have the great luck to be the father of a handful of natural talents.”
“We don’t have art at our school, so I try to do little projects here and there. I think it’s a great creative outlet for students.”
“I never had the perfect daddy figure in my life! But I can honestly say I broke that cycle with my child.”
“I wanted to do something special for my students to inspire them… also while drawing attention to the arts in school.”
“The wait was long, but the love was instant.”