“I won’t give you the gift of hating you” – Antoine Leiris’ powerful tribute to his wife, who died in the Bataclan during the #ParisAttacks bbc.in/1NbYE0q

Posted by BBC News on Wednesday, November 18, 2015

The terrorist attacks on Paris left 129 people dead, and for one man.

It took the life of his wife of of over 12 years, the mother of their 17-month-old son, but it didn't take his ability to show the terrorist that they didn't do what they intended to do - spread hatred and fear.

To hear Antione Leiris' voice reading the words he wrote will break your heart. It will also give you hope for the survivors of the Paris attacks, and hopefully, bring comfort to all of us, and a path to follow out of these scary times.