The Night’s Watch needed leaders with the wisdom of Maester Aemon, the learning of Samwell Tarly, the courage of Qhorin Halfhand, the stubborn strength of the Old Bear, the compassion of Donal Noye.
In that moment my compassion melted away like butter.
Residents say their compassion and empathy come naturally — many are descended from people who fled Turkey in the 1920s.
The Pope has repeatedly called for compassion to be shown to people fleeing terror, turmoil and hardship.
“It’s not from a lack of will or compassion, they just don’t know how best to proceed.”