Front-page photograph insensitive to mourner

June 18, 2013 

I find your front-page picture of a mother’s private moment [“Surfers say goodbye,” June 14] extremely appalling. You are very insensitive. Put yourself in her shoes (which you can't).

A better picture would have been of the surfers, not someone's personal grief. This makes the paper no different then the National Inquirer. You should be ashamed

Elaine Chaffee

Carolina Shores, N.C.

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