When Boston Marathon bombing victim Erika Brannock arrived home to Baltimore this week, the first item on her wish list was finding the stranger who saved her life amid the chaos that followed the April attack.
The 29-year-old Towson preschool teacher looked directly into a bank of television cameras from an airport terminal and made a plea to the woman she knew only as "Joan from California." She said, "I don't know if you're even watching, but Joan, I would love to find you and tell you thank you and give you a hug."
On Wednesday, she got that chance.
The women — "Joan" is actually Amanda North — were reunited at the...