A Night to Grieve

Most have heard about the explosions in Kabul. At last count, 13 marines have been killed. About 60 Afghans have died, including children. The Marines were simply trying to keep people safe as they boarded airplanes to escape Afghanistan.

They say it was a suicide bomber. ISIS has taken credit for the carnage. President Biden says we will hunt them down, meaning ISIS. He had a certain set around his mouth that makes me believe there will be a heavy price to pay.

I hope we find them before they kill anyone else. My heart tonight is with all those who thought their sons and…



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Carol Burt

Former print journalist, former mayor, retired law enforcement officer. Writing about politics and government along with random personal essays.