I tried to inhale but all I heard was a horrible rasping sound as my throat closed up. An unbearable pain drummed in my head. The world began to blur. I pounded my chest but couldn’t breathe. My heart seemed about to explode.
"What It’s Like to Survive a Sarin Gas Attack" is from the April 07, 2017 Opinion section of The New York Times. It was written by Kassem Eid and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.