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Honoring The Hero Aaron Feis Of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School In Parkland. FL.

Gronda Morin has gifted us with a moving commemoration of the self-sacrificing actions of Coach Aaron Feis at the Parkland school shooting last week. Please share.

Gronda Morin

There is a cartoon garnering widespread attention for its touching portrayal of a hero who shielded his students from bullets at the 2/14/18 mass shooting tragedy at a Parkland, FL. High School.

Here’s the rest of the story…

On February 20, 2018, Samantha Schmidt of the Washington Post penned the following report, “This single cartoon about school shootings is breaking people’s hearts”

As news of the deadly mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., unfolded last week, Pia Guerra, a 46-year-old Vancouver-based artist, felt helpless. She couldn’t bring herself to go to sleep, so she began to draw.

“About 6 a.m., she came up with an idea. One of the first victims identified among the 17 people killed was Aaron Feis, an assistant football coach and security guard. Feis was shot after reportedly throwing himself in front of students during the rampage. Guerra was moved by the thought of this heroic…

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Author: John Fioravanti

I'm a retired History teacher (35 years), husband, father of three, grandfather of three. My wife, Anne, and I became business partners in December 2013 and launched our own publishing company, Fiora Books (, to publish my books. We have been married since 1973 and hope our joint business venture will be as successful as our marriage.

3 thoughts on “Honoring The Hero Aaron Feis Of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School In Parkland. FL.”

    1. Being a retired high school teacher, this horrific event has touched me deeply. Gronda’s post made me tearful and that cartoon made me cry. You can’t fool the kids – they knew he loved them before that fateful day.

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