What’s not in the news

“The family’s been informed”
[their son’s just died]
“The family’s been informed”
[a mother breaks down and cries]
“The family’s been informed”
[her screams echo his last breath]
“The family’s been informed”
[informed of a valiant death]
“The family’s been informed”
[a father’s heart just broke]
“The family’s been informed”
[a lump wells up in his throat]
“The family’s been informed”
[he was proudly doing his bit]
“The family’s been informed”
[he was scared and alone when hit]
“The family’s been informed”
[a wife sobs numbly in despair]
“The family’s been informed”
[all she can do is stare]
“The family’s been informed”
[his daughter is too young to understand, cry or care]
“The family’s been informed”