As lots of you understand, New York is close to and expensive to us. It's a metropolis we love so very a lot. I at all times knew I'd find it irresistible, and when my husband took me on my first journey (only a few days earlier than September 11, 2001) I discovered I discovered I used to be proper.
This picture at all times offers me chills. We're on the prime of the Statue of Liberty and you may barely see the towers behind me:
This was 9 days earlier than 9/11. 9 days later and the towers have been gone.
My husband was a band director on the time, and some months after the assaults we have been purported to journey to Japan for a band journey.
These first images are from the Ground Zero Museum and inform the story of that day. This location is separate from the brand new museum — it was once nearer to Floor Zero but it surely appears to be like prefer it’s moved to 14th avenue. When you go to the town I extremely advocate visiting each.
I let the images do the speaking (forgive the standard, all have been taken with a telephone through the years):
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