SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"...his restaurant was cranking, 24 hours a day, every day of the week with volunteer workers and donated food..."
David Shayt

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"...the response is 'No, go to Shanksville, Pennsylvania.'"
Michelle Delaney
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"...the immediacy of this situation is quite unusual."
Helena Wright





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