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post #1 of 68 Old 09-11-2009, 07:31 AM Thread Starter
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Where were you on 9-11??

I was at work and remember hearing it on the radio... I stopped production for a moment only to get reprimanded by my then boss... Started production again when I heard about the 2nd hit... Sad to say, I was in complete shock but my asshole boss still made me continue working... Lost 2 friends... just speechless and filled with rage that I had to continue on like nothing happened!
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post #2 of 68 Old 09-11-2009, 07:37 AM
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i was a junior in HS. i remember thinking that it looked fake


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I was also at work and heard it on the radio. We didn't get anything done that day, it was like it was unreal. I'll never forget what happened and I hope no one does.

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I was in class at medical school. Only time that class was ever stopped for anything.

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Just got off work.

Got home, sit down to eat a bowl of cereal, click on the tv, watched the 2nd plane hit.

Made me sick to my stomach. sad:
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I was in college, and had just gotten out of the Navy. I was still eligible for recall, so any turmoil kind of made me nervous. I woke up and saw I had a voicemail from my mom that said "I just wanted to say I love you." She always got mushy on me whenever tension would kick up in Iraq, so I figured it was another one of those stories. I turned on CNN just in time to see the 2nd plane hit, live. It was chilling.

Classes that day were VERY somber.
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i was a junior in HS. i remember thinking that it looked fake
+1. I remember thinking it was a hoax for at least an hour. Things like that "just couldn't happen". I figured it was edited video or something....maybe some elaborate sales pitch for a new movie.

Class went on mostly as normal, and we had football practice that day. Nobody in school really spoke about it, we were mostly shielded from it. I don't think it sunk in until I got home and actually saw some real news and actual footage about it.

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i was putting on my dress blues "fire department" to go bury my grand father that is a day i will NEVER forget as a X fire man and as a person

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I was at class in 11th grade in high school. I will never forget it. One of the teachers in my school was on the second plane. RIP

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