Transcript for Behind the Picture of Strength at the Boston Marathon Finish Line
And finally tonight proof that -- the shadows are deepest the light shines brightest. So many strangers reunited at the finish line of the Boston Marathon for a new journey together that has just begun. And ABC's Byron Pitts takes us behind this picture. Today's memorial was but a moment we could share as a nation. From these people survived its first responders human. Brought together by the Boston Globe the Boston bonding is the event that links them forever. Fates intertwined in thirteen -- Folks like busting -- Thomas Barrett. There he is way in the back a year ago today he stepped front and center carried -- -- little -- out of harm's way. That picture carried -- the world. Last night he wrote I noticed I had a lot of blood on my yellow vest when I learned he was okay music to money. Then there's less -- a bomb to both her legs not her Spiro front row in the photograph her husband and daughter beside -- A year ago today's Celeste husband Kevin used a makeshift tourniquet to save his -- Since then there have been victories and defeats. She has the inspiring. Her -- She's my inspiration so a lot tougher than I am and next week she'll finish what she started. Watching your sister finished that marathon. My dream is to be at the finish line I. Think of us just holding hands and just -- in the -- -- One year later this group they all have individual races left -- run. And many -- run into but the same swagger a sports hero display Boston Red Sox all star David -- T. Remember him before the first home game after the -- Maybe. And sweet Caroline. -- -- that lifted a city. It. -- soon get reminded the nation people can hurt us from time to time but never defeats. Have. Byron -- ABC news --
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