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Amish to Build Garage for Pair
Who Returned Girls

Associated Press, by Staff

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Posted By:ketchuplover, 8/26/2014 12:02:30 AM

The Amish are famous for their barn raisings, when an entire community turns out to help a neighbor. In northern New York, members of an extended Amish family plan to hold a "garage raising" for the couple who returned two kidnapped Amish girls to their home. Jeffrey and Pamela Stinson tell the Watertown Daily Times that the garage at their home in St. Lawrence County recently burned down while they were on vacation in Maine. The fire was believed to have been started by a stray cat knocking over a battery jumpstart box inside. Earlier this month, the Stinsons were shocked when two

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Walking the walk.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Northcross, 8/26/2014 12:18:34 AM     (No. 9981182)

Could we get them to build a gallows for the perverts who abducted the two girls?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: dman, 8/26/2014 12:19:43 AM     (No. 9981184)

Yes, OP.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Country Boy, 8/26/2014 1:05:31 AM     (No. 9981215)

AT the Amish school shooting Oct 2, 2006, crazed gunman shot 10 Amish girls, killed five. Amish leaders attended the man´s funeral.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amish_school_shooting

"Not for us to judge and condemn, that is for God"

Walk the walk.

True story.

(school was taken down board by board a few weeks later. No sign it was ever there)

http://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/amish_grace/

On netflix online (need subscription)

http://www.netflix.com/WiMovie/70143375?sod=search-autocomplete


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Reply 4 - Posted by: lana720, 8/26/2014 1:33:14 AM     (No. 9981224)

Sweet gesture. It´s what good people do. This couple saved their children.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 8/26/2014 1:44:45 AM     (No. 9981229)

Freely give, freely receive.

The article says the girls asked to be driven home. Seems odd. Literary license ?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: richwill, 8/26/2014 2:10:47 AM     (No. 9981235)

"Driven" is a logical word for the Amish girls to use. One is driven in a horse drawn vehicle.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: TXknitter, 8/26/2014 4:51:20 PM     (No. 9982185)

OP said it! What wonderful people.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: No Representation in CA, 8/26/2014 10:00:51 PM     (No. 9982558)

I take it that Mr. Proctor won´t be among them.

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