Shortly after the first plane struck the North Tower, my daughter called to ask if I had heard the news that a small plane had crashed into New York’s World Trade Center, tower #1. Her ‘heads up’ was early and sketchy, and not too alarming, …as these things happen, rarely, but occasionally. Soon however, I was enveloped in what seemed like a nightmare fantasy – grappling with my emotions and becoming increasingly stressed and overwhelmed as reports and images from the TV were now almost too surreal to comprehend.
Below are some photos captured from that day and a week later, as the impact and aftermath of 9/11/01 changed our world forever.
As usual, click on the image for a closer look, and thanks for viewing. Comments are always welcome. M 🙂
We, all of us, are the young couple to the left in this image. Once again, bewildered spectators of the unspeakable. And the resolve is strengthened: No matter how horrific the events may be, we will always stand up for our country, our flag, and our humanity9/18/01, Jersey City, NJ After a week…after 11 1/2 years…and Forever