I Will Never Forget

Alicia

By Alicia Cook

It’s been 15 years and I still remember how blue the sky was that day. Maybe I am not so far removed because I am here every day, driving towards this altered skyline. Taking in the view on sunny days, rainy days, cloudy days, snowy days. A view that, though beautiful, was not supposed to be here in the first place. The Freedom Tower now stands tall and represents all we, as Americans, have endured. The building rose out of tragedy and would have never been built otherwise. Lives were forever changed 15 years ago. September 11th will never just be the 254th day of the year anymore. Continue reading