Workers permanently installed the spire atop 1 World Trade Center. The building now stands at a symbolic 1,776 feet. And this pic is majestic.
Twin Towers Tag
A look back at the construction of the Twin Towers over 40 years ago and the bright future that 1 World Trade Center is bringing back to New York.
The big bold shadow cast upon the dominance of the Twin Towers — quite striking. That the buildings would come down in this fashion 22 years later is just spooky.
It’s always nice to pause and reflect, as we will this Sunday. But after that brief pause for reflection, let us also continue to process and progress. We owe it to the fallen to grow in a way that would honor and preserve their legacies as ours.
Our friends at Pencils of Promise share three disparate first-hand accounts of the events of September 11th, 2001: from a Wall Street financier who changed her life to an 8th grader in California to a little girl who wanted to watch cartoons.