Boy asks Santa to stop sister's bullying
All this 8-year-old wants for Christmas is to keep his sister from being bullied.
Karen Suffern recently asked her 8-year-old twins to write letters to Santa, as she wanted to start budgeting early for the holidays. Her son, Ryan, originally asked for a remote control car and helicopter. But Ryan then changed his mind, instead asking Santa to stop his sister from being teased at school.
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"Dear Santa ... I wanted a (remote control) car and helicopter, but I don't want that anymor. Kid at school are still picking on Amber and its not fair," Ryan wrote. "I prayed that they will stop but god is bisy and needs your help."
Suffern explains that her daughter is bullied for her weight, mood disorders and multiracial background. Suffern told CNN:
“Every day when she goes to school, she says, 'Mommy, can I just stay at home?' and she just doesn't want to go.”
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The mom posted a photo of the letter to Facebook, and it was soon reposted to CNN’s iReport. In the letter, Ryan also asks Santa to bring the stars of Nickelodeon’s Big Time Rush to his sister’s birthday party.
“It will make her so happy.”
Read the rest of this heartwarming story here.
Photo: Courtesy of Tony Posnanski, http://theantijared.com
I'm Keeping A Candle Light Vigil
On My Windowsil Tonight.
In This Trouble And Darken
World Of Our's;
I'm Keeping A Candle Light
Vigil Burning On My
For All Of The Fallen One's
There Will Never Be Another
One Like You Ever Again,
They Shall Pass This Way
Only This Once;
And My Heart Is In Agony
Over All Of My Brothers And
My Sisters Everywhere,
Who Had Die Of Hatred
And Violent Death;
And These Tears Of Mine
That I'm Shedding Tonight,
Is For All Of My Brothers And
My Sisters Everywhere;
I'm Gonna Light A Candle
For This Trouble And Darken
World Of Our's,
I'm Lighting This Candle In
Hopes That Heaven Would
Shed A Little Light;
Upon This Trouble And Darken
World Of Our's,
I'm Hoping And Praying That
Heaven Can SeeThis Candle
Light Vigil Of Mine;
Burning On My Windowsill
For All Of My Brothers And
My Sisters Everywhere;
I'm Gonna Light A Candle
For This Trouble And Darken
World Of Our's.
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Bullies as children grow up to be bullies. They may not start fights or pick on weaker people in plain sight because that is too obvious and as cowards they don't want to be caught. They're are the ones who double jump at courtesy 4-Way stops or toy around with other drivers in traffic. They cut in line at shows and empty the trays at buffets.
They do nasty little things when they think no one is watching because this is the only way they feel entitlement. They try to intimidate people in subtle ways when ever they think they will get away with it. If there are two of them, they become even more brazen. 'Lord of the Flies' was based on reality- not science fiction. Every time we turn the other cheek or look the other way, we enable some bully to continue un-impeded. When the victim finally snaps, sometimes they don't just kill themselves.
I moved to europe several years ago, and I don't see this behavior over here. Why are Americans raising such ****s? Why is it considered cool to be a jerk? Parents in the USA seem to feel it's cool for their child to be the tough guy who leads the pack mentality into pushing other kids into death or worse. It don't end after high school, they go into adulthood as loud, pushy punks who really should remove from society. They are not any better than the ones in jail for murder, they just have not been caught and punished for their crimes. Have you ever been confronted by today's punks with the F*** you attitude? The deserve to die a horrible extend death; but torture would be too good for these people.
Your schools will not cure this behavior, it's up to parents to raise good young people. If you cannot be a good parent don't have children. The rest of us should not suffer because of your failure to teach decent values to your kids.
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