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Card from a third grader from North Park Elementary School

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.

The child includes a drawing of the "red socks" and includes a message, "Dear, Boston Marathon runners I'm sorry for what happen. I hope you guys get better. I hope one day I can run in your race. I wish you guys will feel better after you read…

Card from a third grader at North Park Elementary School

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.

The child includes a drawing and a message for the runners:

"We are preying for you

We are sorry for you

hope you get better"

Card from a third grader at North Park Elementary School

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.

The child includes a drawing and well wishes for the marathon runners with this message, "We are sorry that so many people got hurt.

We are sorry that so many people are in the hospital.

We hope nobody dies in the hospital."

Card from a third grader at North Park Elementary School (NE)

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.

This child includes a message, "I sorry about what happen. I hope you get better soon. I care about you."

Card from a third grader at North Park Elementary School (NE)

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.

The student draws a multi-colored landscape on the front of the card and includes this message inside, "Your in are prayers. Keep on runing. Get well soon," along with many stars.

Card from a third grader at North Park Elementary School (NE)

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.

The child draws a representation of the Boston Marathon finish line with runners crossing the finish line. On the other side, the child writes:

We are so sorry that happend.
I hope you get better son.
I wish that never happend.
I am…

Card from a third grader at North Park Elementary School (NE)

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.

The child includes a message, "Boston Marathon
We hope you all get better very soon. We hope your city heals. We are praying for you."

Card from a third grader at North Park Elementary School (NE)

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.

The child draws a smiling sun on the cover and includes this message:

"We care about you.
We feel sorry.
Feel better soon."