It’s hard to imagine a scene more gruesome and disturbing than the one Londoners encountered on an inner-city street Wednesday.
A person hacked to death, lying in a pool of his own blood. His assailants standing nearby, covered in blood and brandishing gore-soaked knives and meat cleavers as they spew violent rhetoric. A car smashed into a lamppost a few yards away.
Most bystanders kept their distance, understandably.
Yet one woman directly confronted the apparent murderers — in fact, she jumped off her bus and rushed to the scene when she saw what looked like a car accident, then stuck around and tried to engage both attackers in conversation even after she realized what was going on.… Seguir leyendo »