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Old 10-27-2012, 11:38 AM   #1
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Default Where were you when the Towers fell?

I know it's been 11 years and some change, but i still remember like it was yesterday I was freshman in high school, we did't have TV's in every classroom and smart phones didn't exist so word was slow to get around. But man was it chaotic amosphere.


Where were you when the Towers fell?
What were the emotions you went through?
Did the events change you as a person?
Did it change your worldview?
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Old 10-27-2012, 11:47 AM   #2
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Default Re: Where were you when the Towers fell?

wasnt this exact same post already done before?

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Old 10-27-2012, 11:49 AM   #3
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I was in one of the buildings.
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Old 10-27-2012, 11:50 AM   #4
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http://207.58.151.151/forum/showthread.php?t=274292

And that thread is one of many regarding this topic..
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Old 10-27-2012, 11:52 AM   #5
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Where were you when the Towers fell?

5th grade music class. Austin, Texas

What were the emotions you went through?

I didn't really understand what's going on.

Did the events change you as a person?

Nope.

Did it change your worldview?


Not really.
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Old 10-27-2012, 12:41 PM   #6
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Building a ladder to heaven.
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Old 10-27-2012, 01:08 PM   #7
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Old 10-27-2012, 01:09 PM   #8
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Building a ladder to heaven.

Goddamn it.
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Old 10-27-2012, 01:37 PM   #9
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I was in my mother's womb. I'm 28 by the way.


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First thing that came to my mind too.
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Old 10-27-2012, 01:42 PM   #10
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Default Re: Where were you when the Towers fell?

parents woke me up, told me a plane hit the tower. i went back to bed for about an hour.
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Old 10-27-2012, 01:45 PM   #11
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I found out when I made it to school that morning (I was a junior in HS). Somebody told me a plane his the twin towers. Some people in the area I lived in referred to the Portland Convention Center's 2 glass towers as "The Twin Towers," So I imagine a small passenger plane wiping out the glass towers. That wouldn't have been nearly as bad as what actually happened.
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Old 10-27-2012, 02:58 PM   #12
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eating breakfast at home getting ready for school in 8th grade
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Old 10-27-2012, 03:16 PM   #13
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eating breakfast at home getting ready for school in 8th grade

wow same
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Old 10-27-2012, 03:38 PM   #14
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Me and 2 kids i still know to this day were smoking a blunt in my high schools parking lot, bout to walk inside when they said it over the radio and we were like
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Old 10-27-2012, 03:52 PM   #15
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I was 12 years old at football practice. I remember I didn't really understand the implications of what had just happened, but all the teachers and coaches were acting worried like I had never seen before, so I was really scared too.
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