Please," he said, "do not leave me with the responsibility of looking into my son’s eyes and explaining that their grandmother was executed. Please do not allow a death penalty to be the legacy of my family. I am asking for your mercy.
The power of forgiveness is something that we should all keep in mind this holiday season. Too often we create paths for ourselves that don’t leave any room for stuff other than negativity. It can be done. This is just one example.