Lights glow for COVID-19 victims
President-elect Joe Biden participates in a COVID-19 Memorial event on the Washington Mall. It is one of many events across the country marking the lives lost in the coronavirus pandemic.
we took and to comfort all those who grieve the loss of who share some limit portion of the Greek we pray selections only added madness engendered by the death of a friend relative a colleague and I'm prayer this evening Serve as a small expression a loved one to this pandemic. May it be a resounding gesture of gratitude. We're almost well, okay, world apparently current partner, sibling or friend who we still cannot accept is no longer here. And for many months we have grieved by ourselves. Tonight we grieve and begin healing together. Though we may be physically separated, we the American people are united in spirit and my abiding hope My abiding prayer. We emerge with a new wisdom to cherish simple moments, to imagine new possibilities and to open our hearts just a little bit more to one another. It is now my great honor to introduce Laurie Marie Key. Laurie is a nurse at ST Mary Mercy Livonia Hospital outside of Detroit. Her community was hit hard when the virus struck and Lori was assigned to the covert unit. Laurie is known for singing on the hospital floor and a video of her singing a certain him inspired our nation. She joins us this evening. Toe honor those we have lost with that same him. Amazing grace. Mhm. Thank you so much. Vice President Elect Harris. It is an honor to be here with you. And with President elect Biden working at the cove, it nurse was heartbreaking. It's heartbreaking for the patients who are sick. It was heartbreaking for the families who couldn't be there with them. And it was heartbreaking for those caring for them. But when I'm at work, I sink. It gives me strength during difficult times, and I believe it helps heal. So here is amazing Grace. Um May Zinn Grace How sweet the sound. That's a a ranch like may. Oh, what's what has Law Horse? But now I'm found wa was blind But now I see the Lord have a prom to me His word, My whole site cars Hey, will my strength in purpose one to do that is patients between us, but a shine the lights the dark Okay. Yeah. Okay. Yeah, I'm not He said Oh, journal. Article. Yeah. Your readers. Okay, Thanks.