He lost his balance and fell over, arms flailing helplessly while others watched in horror. He landed on the rocks. Death was instant. That was a year ago. The memories and troubled dreams made it feel like it happened yesterday. She stood in the packed auditorium, watching the young faces, some of them familiar.
Taking a deep breath, she said, “My name is Catherine Stuart. I’m the Founder and Director of MADS. Mothers Against Dangerous Selfies. I’m here to talk to you about the dangers of selfies. My 15 year old son died taking a selfie at a waterfall.”
This story is based on real stories of people who have died taking dangerous selfies.