While searching for a proper picture for the title slide, this one of Darrent and Chris Henry jumped out.
Ironic, sad, curious? All of the above. Both young men taken down in the height of their glory, both in life and in their athletic potential.
Chris Henry was lost to a truly bad decision and bad luck on his part, Darrent WIlliams to the sickness of gangbangers that has poisoned many of our cities like a cancer. A cancer that only is visible to the masses when it reaches past the neighborhoods where most of the damage occurs.
But this piece is focused on the WIlliams tragedy and the ripple effects it has caused.