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Old 11 September 2017, 05:46
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Today 9/11

A day we will always remember. Rest In Peace to the victims on this day of infamy.

It is also significant to many of us this board, as it drastically changed the dierection our lives were taking. Some for the good, some for the bad. A day that causes me much reflection, looking back 16 years now.
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Old 11 September 2017, 05:51
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A day we will always remember. Rest In Peace to the victims on this day of infamy.

It is also significant to many of us this board, as it drastically changed the dierection our lives
were taking. Some for the good, some for the bad.
16 years. Hard to believe.

Life changing for sure.
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Old 11 September 2017, 16:12
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16 years. Hard to believe.

Life changing for sure.
There are a few more flags out today here locally (NorCal.) A lot of people these days forget just how much our lives changed in just a few morning hours.

Big thanks to all who have served, and are serving right now. And prayers & condolences to all here who have lost someone close to them.

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Old 11 September 2017, 05:56
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Wow time flies. RIP to those lost that day, and to all those in the days since.
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Old 11 September 2017, 06:20
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RIP to All who stopped what they were doing and met the Country's calling.

Sadly, some fail to remember that sacrifice is still ongoing.
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Old 11 September 2017, 07:14
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Old 11 September 2017, 08:15
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Old 11 September 2017, 08:48
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Old 11 September 2017, 09:24
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Old 11 September 2017, 09:45
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...it drastically changed the dierection our lives were taking.
Yeah it did. I was a 19yr old PFC at Fort Campbell on 9/11. Life came at me fast after that day.
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Old 11 September 2017, 09:58
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I was a freshly minted LCpl Team leader (I think I had the job for like 3 weeks at that point) when we all saw it go down in the chow hall that morning. About 40 minutes later the entire Navy had a flash order to put to sea immediately and await further instructions. Needless to say it was a long day full of activities and listening to crazy things on the wind-up radio like: "Bombs going off in the NYC buildings. Shots fired on Capitol Hill. The Pentagon was hit with a bomb. Planes being blown up and scattered across fields. Thousands dead. POTUS and VPOTUS are "unaccounted for" and unable to be reached. Very surreal listening to it all. A real amygdala moment for everyone.

RIP. Never Forget the attack. Never forgive those responsible.
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Old 11 September 2017, 10:21
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Old 11 September 2017, 10:28
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