Victory attained by violence is tantamount to a defeat, for it is momentary.
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I remember I was in high school as a sophomore when this happened, and the teachers shut off all the televisions and wouldn’t tell us what was going on. Later in History, my teacher turned the TV in time to see both towers completely go up in smoke. My father worked very close to the Twin Towers and luckily left the area before the collapses. I just realized now that I’ve never even been up in the World Trade Center…