We don’t yet know all the details of what happened after two explosions hit the Boston Marathon, but we know enough to feel emotions like horror, grief and anger.
Love is Louder and Half of Us have pages set up to help you handle the emotions we’re feeling and aid those affected by the incident. Twitter has lit up with condolences and love — celebrities spoke up about Boston, and #prayforBoston is still trending as of this post’s publishing. We picked some of the most touching celeb reactions we found, which range from words of compassion to calls for kindness to praising of heroes.
Be as loving as possible today…to everyone you see or meet. Literally make it your priority to be love.That’s what our humanity needs now.
— Jenna Dewan-Tatum (@jennaldewan) April 16, 2013
Sending my thoughts & prayers to Boston, my heart is with u all… #PrayForBoston
— Britney Spears (@britneyspears) April 15, 2013
Praying for Boston and I pray we find those held responsible
— Vinny Guadagnino (@VINNYGUADAGNINO) April 15, 2013
My heartfelt love goes out to those affected by today’s tragedy in Boston. All of our thoughts are with you. #loveintothelight
— ke$ha(@keshasuxx) April 15, 2013
My thoughts are with everyone in Boston x
— Rebel Wilson (@RebelWilson) April 16, 2013
Such a senseless and tragic day. My family and I send our love to our beloved and resilient Boston.
— Ben Affleck (@BenAffleck) April 15, 2013
— Sophia Bush (@SophiaBush) April 15, 2013
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