Caught totally unaware when gunshots rang out in the sporting goods store, Judy could only scream and run blindly in no particular direction. Her first reaction was denial followed by terror. Totally overcome with what she could not accept, she crashed into the wall then slumped into a fetal position, unable to function. She responded with what is, in most cases, a normal reaction to such an event. To survive in this dangerous world, we must learn to live life at a high level or awareness.