Again in 2020, Grammer and an unnamed buddy had been in Manhattan’s East Village neighborhood after they noticed an escalating altercation between a restaurant patron and a drunken passerby who was denied service. “I attempted to alleviate a combat,” stated Grammer, «I truthfully should not have tried to assist … However there wasn’t a knife concerned to start with. It was like every regular combat, principally.»
The following battle was a blur to Grammer, who needed to piece collectively the seconds from the accounts of others current. Stated Grammer, «I did not see the individual holding the knife, so it is troublesome to say what occurred actually. Different individuals stated what they noticed, so all the pieces revolved round eyewitness testimony.» Throughout the scuffle, Grammer was stabbed by the hand, and the actress was rushed to the hospital.
Within the wake of the assault, Grammer underwent reconstructive surgical procedure on the broken hand, however bodily and psychological restoration have been arduous. Stated Grammer, «My son needed to tie my sneakers for six months … I am solely now at peace with with the ability to work once more and carry out on the productiveness stage I might prefer to. I needed to undergo loopy rehab after my surgical procedure.» Grammer says she nonetheless doesn’t have feeling in most of her hand, and easy duties like placing in an earring have develop into far more troublesome for the reason that assault.
Nonetheless, Grammer doesn’t remorse the choices that led to such a ugly harm. Stated Grammer, «I believe you are simply a type of individuals who runs to assist or you do not. It is simply in you. And I in all probability would do that very same factor once more if I went again in time.”
That sort of braveness is uncommon and admirable, particularly within the wake of such a harrowing ordeal. Allow us to all burp loudly in her honor.