I Remember 9-11

Where were you on 9/11? 344 People

    I remember I was playing in my room

    and the news was still running about 20 minutes after dad left for work. Mom was in the kitchen I think and she suddenly got quiet. After a moment when she didn't start doing anything I toddled out to investigate and found her in the living room staring at the tv in shock. I...
    jxlecler jxlecler
    16-17, M
    Sep 11, 2014

    9/11

    i remember 9-11 like it was yesterday. it was about 9:30 on a tuesday morning, i was working at a little tire shop here in north carolina. my boss called us all in to witness what is on tv. he was very upset. he told us that this is another day that will live in infamy. he was so...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jan 17, 2012

    My uncle died on that day.

    ..he jumped off of the building along with his other coworkers. It was a sad day but it's a day to be considerate about, we are still alive and those who have died will live a more peaceful life without the hell that most call Earth. Anyways, have a great day ;)
    Kbrabbit Kbrabbit
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Sep 12, 2015

    There was a beautiful blue clear sky

    that morning. It was autumn and industries were returning from summer vacation.
    Carrie7 Carrie7
    51-55, F
    Aug 13, 2014

    I Jumped From My Chair ...gasping!

    I was not alive when Pearl Harbor was bombed, but my parents said it was a day you remembered where you were. I was alive when President Kennedy was shot and I still remember the school Principal coming into our room to announce the President was dead. Then there is 9/11, the day...
    jwmom7172 jwmom7172
    56-60, F
    Sep 6, 2010

    My Doctor Told Me......

    I was a freshman in high school. I had a regular check up appointment with my family doctor at 9:00 am. I remember the nurse called me back and I was waiting in the exam room. I was pissed off, because the doctor was taking too long to come back. 30 - 40 minutes went by before he...
    Blackbarbie1987 Blackbarbie1987
    26-30, F
    5 Responses Sep 12, 2011

    Can't Stop Researching

    On the anniversary of this tragedy, I can't stop myself researching everything about it. I've been brought to tears watching footage of the planes, the towers, people...watching documentaries and just anything to do with itI read about the conspiracies and think they are...
    CarmellaDWinter CarmellaDWinter
    18-21, F
    Sep 11, 2012

    It Makes Me Sad Really

    9-11 was just another attack on the U.S. and I may have been young but I remember everything that happened, someone ran in the room and screamed "WE'RE GETTING ATTACKED!!!" And we were of course. I then turned on the TV and then I saw the most horrific sight I've ever seen on TV...
    AdarSparty17 AdarSparty17
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Sep 11, 2012

    Mommy? Daddy? Andrew? Are You Coming Home Soon?

    I was nearly three years old at the time but I remover it perfectly, my older brother Alfred who was thirteen at the time was babysitting me because our mom and dad had gone to work, mom and dad worked on the same floor of the second tower. My oldest brother Andrew had gone to...
    CorallineKirkland CorallineKirkland
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Dec 27, 2012

    I Remember Very Well

    It was a bright and sunny fall morning. Warm for september in Vermont. I was working at a chevy dealership in north western VT. I hadn't heard anything about the attacts yet. I remember I was walking across the parking lot. I heard the sound of aproching fighter jets (I was in...
    xj287 xj287
    41-45, M
    Sep 14, 2012

    Eight Years....

    I am praying for the peoples families that lost loved ones on this disastrous day ,...
    cjpsf5 cjpsf5
    41-45, M
    10 Responses Sep 11, 2009

    And I Always Will...

    I remember 9/11 as thought it was yesterday, I will never forget that day, and never forget all the things that have happened on that day. I was in School, when the 1st plane had hit, and No one believed it, by dinner time that night I knew that it was true. It was a day I will...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Sep 12, 2009

    Studies And Work

     It was a normal day for a Northern European student like me. I was studying translation by that time and we had an evening session at my university. I remember us sitting there as someone got an SMS and mentioned something about a plane quite astonished. I didn't pay much...
    Dieanotherday78 Dieanotherday78
    31-35, F
    Dec 9, 2009

    I Was Five.

    I remember 9/11 briefly because I was so young.My teacher was watching the tv and there were looks of concern on her face.I didnt understand.When I went home my mother was watching the news and when my dad came home,they both watched it together and looked so upset.The explained...
    ImaSecret16 ImaSecret16
    16-17, F
    1 Response Sep 11, 2012

    Switching Tributes -

    I switched the last tribute video to this one because this one is more upbeat and hopeful. I hope you enjoy this one better.
    MySweetLord MySweetLord
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Sep 1, 2009

    My Way Of Honouring The People We Lost In 9/11

    We all know that it is almost 12 years since the horrific day of 9/11 was upon the USA and the rest of the world. Lives were lost that should not have been, fire fighters and police officers that lost their lives to help the people traped in the towers, hurt on the streets. We...
    Rememberingisthekey Rememberingisthekey
    16-17
    1 Response Sep 3, 2012

    I mainly remember the sick jokes

    that went round school the next day rather than the main event.
    sroonaka616 sroonaka616
    18-21
    2 Responses Feb 13, 2015

    Can you count, suckas?

    I say the past two wars have been nothing but bullshit, if you can count. 40,000 american casualties including those who died on the september attacks, versus 330,000 innocent casualties that america has created in two countries that claim no responsibility for the attacks on...
    AnonR AnonR
    70+, T
    Sep 11, 2014

    Going To Class

    I was a college student at the time, and was driving to class. When I first heard it break on the radio my first thought was that the DJ's sense of humor was in really bad taste. I changed the radio station, and found that all the radio stations we're reporting it. Now at this...
    VYP1980 VYP1980
    31-35, M
    Jul 8, 2010

    I remember the 9/11 attacks

    when I was 7 years old.
    ashleypower28 ashleypower28
    18-21, M
    Sep 12, 2014

    9/11 Remembrance Poem<3<3<3

    When I first heard, I knew it wasn't Superman nor a bird. 9/11 still brings tears to my eyes, I can't believe how many people have died Osama; Twin Towers, Pentagon, and White House too?!, I'm thinking why couldn't this happen to you! We can't forget Flight 93, That missed the...
    paranormaSPY paranormaSPY
    13-15, F
    Sep 12, 2013
    MedicineShow MedicineShow
    51-55, M
    Sep 11, 2015

    It Was So Tragic

                                              Yes, I remember it all too well...
    flourlady111 flourlady111
    46-50, F
    16 Responses Sep 11, 2009

    Close Call

    9-11,Close call,Could have been stuck,Overseas,Amongst the action,Hate to think,How close,It all was.
    startinover1 startinover1
    46-50
    May 4, 2012

    A New Video Tribute

    I posted a new video tribute for the group's profile here.
    MySweetLord MySweetLord
    36-40, F
    Sep 10, 2009
    realist123 realist123
    13-15
    1 Response Sep 9, 2011

    muslims blamed for September 11th,

    yet they forgot what they done to muslims in these countries? Smh.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Sep 11, 2015

    What I Was Doing That Day.

    Mom woke me up, saying something about the trade center being attacked. What went through my mind was that the place had been attacked by terrorists unsuccessfully twice before, so I was unconcerned and went back to sleep. I was wrong about that. I remember walking...
    VincentValentine VincentValentine
    31-35, M
    1 Response Sep 2, 2009

    What Happened To Us After 9/11

    Hello EP. How many of you remember what happened on September the 11th, 2001 ? Well I cannot forget what I was thinking when that tragedy went down on that fateful day. But the world has changed so much since then in ways that I cannot even explain. I will say that it felt...
    zonus zonus
    31-35, M
    1 Response Sep 11, 2013

    Change

    We were watching the screen as soon as the first plane hit the Twins. I said to a colleague that this was not an accident but the works of al-Qaeda. A couple of minutes later the second plane crashed into the other tower. Then the Pentagon was attacked and another plane crashed...
    moreandless moreandless
    56-60, M
    Jul 3, 2010

    343

    343 firefighters gave their lives to fight the fire and try trying to escape tradegry. GOD BLESS THE U.S.A
    Omegawolf11 Omegawolf11
    18-21, M
    1 Response Sep 11, 2012

    The Day Of.....

    My wife and I were up and around, but not watching Tv that morning, highly unusall for me.  Our nieghbors came and asked us if we were watching what was going on and if it was true.  I turned on the tv and just sat there.  It was right before the first tower fell...
    allofus allofus
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Dec 9, 2009

    Why?

    Why did you have to ruin our perfect little ways? Why did you ruin the lives of people that day?. I don't think the world will ever forever what you have done to us. You have made people die, and hurt ever since.. I will ask you this question, what would you do of if we bombed...
    Omegawolf11 Omegawolf11
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Sep 11, 2012

    A New Video Tribute

    I uploaded a new tribute video song on here by the Fray.
    MySweetLord MySweetLord
    36-40, F
    Sep 14, 2009

    Never forget 9/11 R.

    i.p to everyone that we lost.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    4 Responses Sep 11, 2015

    I Grew Up In Ny

    and although I moved somewhere else, it's still in my heart and I enjoy were I live now. I hope you check out the video tribute here by Breaking Benjamin, "City so cold."
    MySweetLord MySweetLord
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Sep 1, 2009

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