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Awakenings: A Date to be Remembered: 9/11/2001

on September 11, 2013

See on Scoop.itAwakenings: America & Beyond

The very things terrorists sought and seek to destroy even today are at the heart of America: Hope, faith and courage remain resolute even in the face of the harshest adversity. Out of the ashes of 9/11 one remembers . . . The Sights. The Sounds. The Smells.

Sharla Shults‘s insight:

The poetry featured @Awakenings is dedicated to all whose lives were changed forever on September 11, 2001. May those who died rest in peace and may all of the heroes of that day also find comfort and rest.

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5 responses to “Awakenings: A Date to be Remembered: 9/11/2001

  1. Teepee12 says:

    What’s weird is how many kids my granddaughter’s age — 17 — don’t even know what this day means.

  2. Alastair says:

    What this did was the opposite of what they wanted it to do. It pulled the world more together

  3. Today is one of the saddest days in history. I still remember it vividly. I went there that very day and volunteered with the Red Cross. It was just terrible.

  4. Micki Peluso says:

    It is right and fitting that while for our own sakes we must forgive, we must never forget.

  5. Raani York says:

    Thanks for sharing this Sharla… Spreading word, teaching the young – and remember this day! That’s what we need to do.

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