"As alarmed emails flooded in, the inconceivable started to become very real. By the time I landed, it was over. It's now been a week since this heart-wrenching, devastating event. However, this morning the sun still rose, the world still turned, the flag still waved... but a week with moments of encouraging behavior by Donald Trump does not erase a year of offensive, divisive, corrosive rhetoric. And so, while I am hoping for the best, I am still planning for the worst."