July 23, 2012
Like many across the country, San Angelo fans of Batman took in the latest movie about the superhero in a midnight showing Friday. None of them knew an hour and a half into the show that an audience at an identical midnight show 700 miles north was experiencing real-life terror.
Being emotionally and spiritually prepared for such horror is if anything at least as challenging. Aretha Marbley, professor and director of community counseling at Texas Tech University, heard about the killings from a niece who lives in Aurora.