ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. | Tragedy survivors reflect on Thanksgiving after year of loss
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Mass shootings, hurricanes, fires — for many people across the nation, 2018 was a year of loss unlike any other. As the quintessentially American holiday of Thanksgiving approaches, some will abandon traditions or chose not to mark the holiday at all. Others will celebrate new friendships forged in the wake of tragedy.
Here’s how some of the survivors will spend Thanksgiving:
PARKLAND, FLORIDA: “A HARD WEEK”
Fred Guttenberg will start his Thanksgiving morning at a cemetery.