"One (9-year-old) girl was crying, and saying, 'I am not an orphan. I still have my parents.' And she thought she was going on a summer camp or a boarding school or something like that," said George Willeit, a spokesman for the SOS Children's Village.
Tuesday, February 2, 2010
"I am not an orphan"
Apropos of this post on the meaning of 'orphan,' this poignant quote from one of the child victims in the Case of the Bungling Baptist Baby-Snatchers in Haiti: