At first I didnt believe it, said Callie Adams (pictured), 20, from Pembroke. But I guess I just didnt want to.
The kid in you wants you to hope its not true, even if you knew it all along, said Kevin Murray, a 35-year-old from Millbury.
They just arent as golden anymore. Its disheartening. We put them on such a pedestal, and its tough to hear. Just very sad, said Meghan Stipkovich, 31.
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