“I almost stabbed myself, but I thought about God, wondering if he would accept me if I committed suicide. So I prayed; afterwards I dropped the knife and cried in my bed until I fell asleep,” says a young respondent.
I have a 13-year-old son. The news this week on the shooting incident at SM North Edsa was pretty disturbing for a parent like me. I monitored the news to see how the story would develop and was deeply saddened by the loss of lives.