Many readers don't really know the story which ensued from the events of July 24, 1998. One of the best articles was in the Valley Advocate; devoid of sensationalism but one which captured fact and emotion. It lays the essential groundwork which culminated many years later (2008) in apology, forgiveness and closure. All are painful but ecstatic possibilities in the human dimension. And so the article" "Who's Afraid of Adam Dzialo?"
|The Advocate, September 6, 2001|
September 6, 2001
Who's Afraid of Adam Dzialo?
Adam Dzialo's whitewater accident was the result not of one dramatic act of nature -- a murderous current or some hidden vortex -- but, rather, of the culmination of a series of mishaps, glitches and incompetent acts: from a state license the college's Team Adventure camp never obtained to the pair of waterlogged, laced-up high-top sneakers Adam wore in the river.