Unsung Heroes


Irena Sendler
A name unknown in the history books
A name only known to the lives she has touched
Saving 2,500 children within the walls of the Warsaw Ghetto
During the worst time period in the world.
Neerja Bhanot
A name unknown to most of the world
A name only known to the lives she has saved
Risking her life upon the hijacked Pan Am 73 flight
To save the passengers on the plane.
Victoria Leigh Soto
A name unknown to most of the world
A name only known to the lives she saved and the families she touched
Risking her life to save the young lives of Sandy Hook elementary
But then being shot down by the gunman.
Iqbal Masih
A name unknown to most of the world
A name known to the lives he has saved from an unwanted force
Escaping from child slavery in Pakistan to save 3,000 more
Only to be killed three years later.
Unsung heroes
Unknown to most of the world
Unknown in history books
But known to the lives they touched, saved, helped, and cared for
Known to the next generations to come
And soon inspiring them to do the right thing.

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