Archive for September, 2008

September 11, 2008

found this email to a friend sent on 9/11/01

found this email that I sent to a friend (who, sadly, is no longer with us…) on 9/11 as soon as I got home from school. one thing that I didn’t mention was something that happened on the bus on the way home. I was staring out the window and an older Sikh man wearing all white and a turban came to school to pick up his grand-kid i’m guessing. someone on the bus pointed at him and said “man…that’s a terrorist.” this was the day of 9/11, not the day after, not two weeks after, but the day of. talk about foreshadowing. So today, I remember not only those who lost their lives and their loved ones on September 11th but those who were affected in the aftermath.

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