We Stand on Guard for Thee
Yesterday Cpl Nathan Cirillo, a 24 year-old doting father and Army reservist was fatally shot in the back. While standing unarmed in a ceremonial position.
Cpl Cirillo was honorary guard at the Ottawa National War Memorial.
His murderer — 32 year-old Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, described as an Islamic convert and mentally unstable, a misfit — was later shot and killed by a sergeant-at-arms.
Cpl Nathan Cirillo
Waiting at home
No one ever told me that grief felt so much like fear. — C.S. Lewis