How Could You ForgetIt was night in Australia when it happened. Everything on the television was interrupted as the first reports of a plane hitting the World Trade Centre were announced amidst much shock and confusion.
I was about to go to bed. I don't remember getting to bed.
In the morning the numbness was stupifying. I was doing my Honours and everyone in the lab was dumbstruck. There was nothing anyone could say. Even now. The inexplicable horror of that day defies comprehension or the passing of time.