The lessons parents wish they didn't need to teach

Posted: October 19, 2017 at 1 a.m.

In the days after the Las Vegas shooting -- the deadliest mass shooting in American history -- I read an article that details expert advice on what regular people should do if we find ourselves in a situation with an active shooter. After reading it, I hovered my finger over the "share" button as I debated about whether or not to send it to my two oldest kids, ages 15 and 13. These were not the lessons I ever planned on sharing with them.

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