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By John McAfee
Independent voices from the The Washington Times Communities
Topic - Phan Thị Kim Phúc
In the picture, the girl will always be 9 years old and wailing "Too hot! Too hot!" as she runs down the road away from her burning Vietnamese village.
In the picture, the girl will always be 9 years old and wailing, "Too hot! Too hot!" as she runs down the road away from her burning Vietnamese village.
"Most of the people, they know my picture, but there's very few that know about my life," she said. "I'm so thankful that ... I can accept the picture as a powerful gift. Then it is my choice. Then I can work with it for peace."
"I had no idea where I was or what happened to me," she said. "I woke up, and I was in the hospital with so much pain, and then the nurses were around me. I woke up with a terrible fear."