I used to live 10 mins from here …. Crazy. I hope everyone will be ok.
Amid an ongoing hostage situation at a synagogue in Colleyville, local, state and international leaders are reacting to the incident as it unfolds. wfaa.com/article/news/local/…
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A tad further than that, but me, too. The first tweet I saw about it linked a Fort Worth Star Telegram newspaper article and it was total side track that that was the paper my parents got.
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I lived in Bedford and then Carrollton. Worked in Grapevine then Carrollton. Colleyville was a shortcut. It’s a surprising community to see this incident in.
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I remember the names Bedford-Eullus (no idea how the second is spelled, but I think my sibs were born in that hospital) and Grapevine Highway. I was too little to really comprehend where things were, though, outside of my neighborhood.
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You’re close! And yes, they border each other.
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Huh. We drove dad to & from the airport so many times, it always seemed so far away. I knew it was abt 60 mi, but that's a huge distance to a little kid that only just readjusted to grownup perception. Was so used to the trip, I flagged mom almost spacing onto the Waco exit. 😳
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That was during Waco. It was on the news every day after school. A year or so later, a classmate had her FBI father bring in the model compound she'd helped him make (making mini trash, not the most important model details) that they'd used for reference during the conflict.

Jan 16, 2022 · 4:19 AM UTC