After recently experiencing the loss of a loved one, I only have a few short questions to mothers and fathers who will not vaccinate themselves or mask their children for school.

After a lifetime of caring for, loving and protecting that baby of yours, how does it feel staring into the little one’s eyes as they desperately gasp for their last breath on that ventilator? The fear and panic must be horrendous in those eyes. The agony of not being able to protect them and keep them safe must be excruciating.

Being a helpless parent does not have to happen.

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Bea Gardner

Beverly Hills