29 Jul '11, 9am

Messages offer mother, daughter hope amid carnage - Yahoo! via @yahoosg

OSLO, Norway (AP) — Over the more than 90 minutes that gunshots echoed around her, Julie Bremnes was able to call her mother just once. A crazy man was shooting, the 16-year-old said. People were dying. Marianne Bremnes, more than 800 miles away from Friday's youth-camp massacre on the Norwegian island of Utoya, couldn't make her stay on the phone — it was too dangerous. "I didn't know what to do," Marianne said in a telephone interview Wednesday, "other than ask her to text me." So she did. Beginning at 5:42 p.m., Julie texted regularly while hiding along the rocky shore, trading vital information and words of love with her mother. Their full conversation follows, translated from Norwegian: Julie: Mum, tell the police to hurry. People are dying here! Marianne: I am working on it, Julie. The police are on their way. Do you Dare give me a call? Julie: No. Julie: Tell the po...

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