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Felicity Huffman

All My Prayers to the Newtown Community

I have been too stunned to write much this weekend. The Newtown tragedy consumes my thoughts. I read the names of the victims, most of them six and seven year olds, and I can’t seem to continue with my day, or it seems indecent to do so. I have been staying away from the news for the last couple of days, so possibly all of you have seen this and it is old news. If so, forgive me, if not watch it. President Obama, gives a beautiful profound speech. All my prayers to the Newtown community.


Felicity Huffman is the youngest of eight children. By the time she came along her mother had run out of family names (there are 2 Jessie’s, 3 Grace’s, 2 Jane’s, 3 Moore’s, and the list continues), so she was called “Flicka”. The name “Felicity” was added as an afterthought because you can’t go around life with a nickname ...