This is news I have wanted to report for awhile now. I wanted to get it right, though, and then had to wait for the paperback publication of my book.
It's adapted from one part of the Afterword in expanded paperback edition (which will be in most bookstores by Monday).
The Afterword is mainly about "Forgiveness"--in quotes, because some of the people involved dislike the term: and how you label it is essential to how you deal with it.
Two families actually met both the Harrises and the Klebolds. I tell Linda Mauser's story in the Daily Beast piece, but Bob Curnow also met with both and had a completely different reaction.Today: February 25, 2010 Dave Cullen The Last Columbine Mystery
by Dave Cullen
As another school shooting rocks the Columbine area, Dave Cullen reveals the secret meeting Eric Harris’ parents had with his victims’ kin—offering a rare glimpse into how they viewed their son.
It’s been nearly eleven years since the Columbine tragedy rocked the nation, and the largest remaining questions center on the killers’ parents: Did they see it coming? Why do they think it happened? How did the tragedy affect them? Do they feel remorse? Have they expressed it to the victims?