Isobel Bowdery described how dozens of people were shot right in front of her in the Bataclan hall on Friday night.
The 22-year-old, who graduated from the University of Cape Town last year, posted a moving status on Facebook in which she describes the ordeal.
“As I lay down in the blood of strangers and waiting for my bullet to end my mere 22 years, I envisioned every face that I have ever loved and whispered I love you. Over and over again. Reflecting on the highlights of my life. Wishing that those I love knew just how much, wishing that they knew that no matter what happened to me, to keep believing in the good in people. To not let those men win.”
To date the post has more than 1.5million likes and has been shared over 500,000 times.
you never think it will happen to you. It was just a friday night at a rock show. the atmosphere was so happy and…
Posted by Isobel Bowdery on Saturday, 14 November 2015