THE RANGE OF EMOTIONS IS WIDE
A woman from southwest Wisconsin
who has lived in Boston the past six-years
was close to the site of Monday’s first bomb
blast at the Boston Marathon. Two bombs
exploded Monday at the Marathon killing
three people and injuring close to 200.
Jess Galer works as a pharmacist at
Boston Children’s Hospital.
She was working as a volunteer at the
medical tent, not far from where the
Galer says while the scene has been
described as chaotic, she calls it an
organized chaos. She says that’s because
there are a lot of security and medical people
already near the finish line, that they
quickly responded to the crisis. She says
their response was amazing.
Galer says like many in Boston and across
the country, she’s going through a wide
range of emotions….and one of them is
Galer…a native of Fennimore…says because
of the incident, you feel a different
emotion every minute of the day.
Galer also says she lives very to close to
where this happened. But her residence
received no damage…and she wasn’t
Lastly, she says the incident also let people
see all the goodness in the world, how
so many people helped others in their
time of need.