Saturday 21 October 2017

The fear of the young

Sir - My heart was filled with sorrow and my mind immediately with worry, and a sense of anger and remorse filled my body, as I watched what was happening in Paris last Friday.

I may be only 16 and people may think I'm naive - but trust me, I'm more than informed of what is going on is this big, bad, barbaric world, and truthfully, it scares me. I truly worry about what my future will be like if these sadistic incidents become commonplace.

With no border controls and no background checks, we have no idea who the 4,000 migrants we are taking in before Christmas are. How on earth would we deal with an attack on a comparable scale to what happened in Paris?

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