Going to School
It was 7:45 a.m. on Main Street at McFadden Avenue, in Santa Ana, California and just as she did every Wednesday, 12-year-old Amy was making her way to school on her own. Amy attended middle school at the nearby Lathrop Intermediate School and was no stranger to this particular walk, but on this day, something changed.
Amy was rounding the corner when she noticed a strange, disheveled woman out of the corner of her eye. She didn’t make much of her, except that she seemed to be either very tired, very drunk, possibly homeless, or some combination of the three. Before she knew what was happening, the strange woman approached her…