That is one the place the picture tells the entire story … members of the Nationwide Guard defending the Capitol attempting to get some much-needed sleep, utilizing a chilly, marble ground as a mattress.
It is the embodiment of the phrase, “No relaxation for the weary.” The Guard is defending the constructing within the wake of lots of of threats … some vowing to homicide members of Congress, in addition to others.
With their weapons by their aspect, these guardsmen and guardswomen understand how fragile the peace is, and regardless of monumental safety surrounding the constructing, there may be an ongoing, rapid menace … and President Trump has completed nothing to decrease the temperature. It is simple he is the one who has turned up the warmth.
As we reported, the insurrectionists have vowed to stage protests in all 50 state capitals in addition to the USA Capitol, and lots of have promised violence.