These are just two of dozens of heart-felt responses to the tragedy. They represent the Valley's values that resonate during trying times like these.
It won't undo what's been done, nothing we say or do can. Yet they help in the healing, the remembering and the celebrating of lives that were cut way too short far away from home.
Our neighbors and friends and even people we've never met open their arms up and embrace us when need it the most.