KATERINA TRIANTAFILLOU lives in Athens with her husband and two children. She works as a fundraiser for World Wildlife Fund Greece and as a freelance journalist.
BEAUTY AND THE BEAST:
By Katerina Triantafillou
A Dispatch from Athens
On April 4, 2012, during the morning rush hour in central Athens, a number of passers-by and people exiting the subway witnessed a horrifying sight. A retired 77-year-old pharmacist stood beneath a tree, put a gun to his head and pulled the trigger.