Frein’s formal sentencing brought closure to the court proceedings dealing with his fate, but the death sentence didn’t bring closure to the sorrow and pain that he inflicted.
It didn’t bring closure to the fact that Cpl. Bryon Dickson’s two young sons never again will have their father with them. It didn’t bring closure to the physical challenges with which Trooper Alex Douglass will be forced to deal for the rest of his life.
It didn’t bring closure to the anguish that will continue to live with his parents.
For now, Eric Frein is where he should be, but the “system” he so much abhorred continues to be much more generous toward him than is warranted.
That fact is a tragedy in itself.
Killer Eric Frein’s sentence of death by lethal injection is the punishment he deserves. Actually, a death sentence by any means would be appropriate. Continue reading