She’s a young, articulate mother holding an adorable kid, and she’s grateful that they’re safe and unharmed.
At the end of the interview (check it out here) Wolf Blitzer asked her if she “thanked the Lord,” and after an awkward pause that you and I have, no doubt, felt before, she reluctantly says, (uncomfortable giggle) “I’m actually an atheist.”
And she was sweet and gracious and so freaking….normal.
Every time the world sees a person like this, the door opens just a little bit further.
The irony? She and her don’t own cell phones because they don’t want to succumb to the modern world. And yet, she’s so ahead of her time.