Today in Westport, flags flew at half-staff. This one stood outside police headquarters:
A short walk away on the Post Road Bridge, a group that for several years has protested US wars added a plea for gun control.
Meanwhile — in a scene made poignant simply by its normalcy — a group of Westport YMCA gymnasts got ready to perform.
it was just another Saturday in Westport, Connecticut.
Except it wasn’t.