America, This Is NOT Normal

“Hey, Allison, my dad just called. He said the school is on lockdown.” Those words cut through the air like a knife. “What?” I tried to calmly reply, hoping that she meant a lockdown drill, not actually lockdown lockdown. “Yeah, he said that he went to pick up my sister and the school is surrounded by police with machine guns and they aren’t letting anyone in or out.” Breathe. Breathe. I can’t breathe. “He said that someone said that someone’s in the school.” Oh my God. This is real. This is real. Oh my God. Oh my God. Stop shaking. You’ll scare the kids. “A machine gun? At my school?!” My Kindergartener rounded the corner. “What’s going on? Why would police have machine guns a

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