When looked at from this angle, you can see that the Boston Cowboy is holding the runner’s artery to keep him from bleeding out. That is a hero. That is a true hero.
I know that I’m the worst when it comes to trying to make light of things to avoid dealing with them, but let’s just take a moment to appreciate how this man responded to the gravity of the situation into which he was placed.
We may not know why the bomber chose to target the Boston Marathon, but we can take comfort in knowing that there are noble men in this world who would risk their own safety to help fellow victims of this tragedy.