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The equaliser in this life

The reports on the many television channels spoke of the shock, horror, incredulity, as they reacted to the news of basketball legend, Kobe Bryant’s death. Making it even more heart-breaking was the fact that his daughter Gianna, was also in the helicopter with him and along with the seven other persons who also perished.

The sporting world, indeed, people worldwide were filled with grief and many interviews with friends, relatives, colleagues, even strangers were aired, as they expressed views, shared experiences and revealed things about the star athlete hitherto unknown.

I thought of the other persons in that helicopter, the mother, father and two daughters from one family, a father and daughter from another family and the helicopter pilot himself.

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