The events of 10 years ago forever changed our lives, our country. Like many of you, I spent the 10-year anniversary of Sept. 11 remembering where I was when the first tower fell, and recalling the variety of emotions that coursed through me as the events unfolded.
To this day many of us view firefighters, police officers, and emergency response personnel—those who willingly entered hostile situations in New York City and Washington, D.C., with bravery, courage, and no guarantees that they’d emerge safely--with more reverence than we did before. And after 10 years we continue to mourn for them, the victims, and their families. (more...)