'We Didn't Want You To Feel Alone': NPR's Ari Shapiro Recalls Time In Orlando While covering the aftermath of the shooting at Pulse in Orlando, NPR's Ari Shapiro realizes he went there over a decade ago, and revisits his memory.
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'We Didn't Want You To Feel Alone': NPR's Ari Shapiro Recalls Time In Orlando

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'We Didn't Want You To Feel Alone': NPR's Ari Shapiro Recalls Time In Orlando

'We Didn't Want You To Feel Alone': NPR's Ari Shapiro Recalls Time In Orlando

'We Didn't Want You To Feel Alone': NPR's Ari Shapiro Recalls Time In Orlando

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A makeshift memorial for the victims of the Pulse Nightclub shooting near Orlando Regional Medical Center on June 14 in Florida. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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A makeshift memorial for the victims of the Pulse Nightclub shooting near Orlando Regional Medical Center on June 14 in Florida.

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While covering the aftermath of the shooting at Pulse in Orlando, Fla., NPR's Ari Shapiro realized he had gone to the nightclub more than a decade ago.

"We saw you there by yourself and wanted to make sure you were, you know, part of the group," recalls Nathan Jokers, a former Pulse bartender. "We didn't want you to feel alone."

You can listen to their conversation at the audio link above.