This day will always put that lump in my throat. I can NEVER forget those images!
Like most people, I can remember exactly where I was, and what I was doing when I first saw that first plane hit the first tower.
Disbelief, shock, fear, anger, helplessness, compassion… all those things that consumed my very being, overtake me every time I see those images again. Fifteen years and those pictures still leave me feeling shattered. I can not begin to imagine what they do to the survivors, and the loved ones of those who were murdered, and those who gave their lives for their fellow-men and women.
Our country is so divided right now. I guess election year politics will always do that to some degree. But I feel this is so much more than that. It seems to me that tolerance, and political correctness, have taken the place of old-fashioned reason and common sense.
We are still in the middle of a war on terror. Radical…
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