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Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner

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Computer croaked. :( Won't be online except at the library.

turned on the tv like i did
nine years ago.  old habits
die hard.  who knew what
happened would happen?
 
when the whole world stopped,

unable to peel its eyes
away from what was
unfolding before them?

unable to do anything,

except watch?  i remember.
and it all began with turning
on the tv nine years ago today:

you'd think i'd learn ...


NEVER FORGET.

(c) 2010, Karla Dorman (9/11)



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Reviewed by Jon Willey
Karla, it is a scene that will replay in the minds of all of us that witnessed those events unfold on the TV on that day in infamy. It will rewind and replay in our minds endlessly. The anguish is just as great today as it was then. A bitter pill that we can never swallow. Monumental tragedy is always that way. It exists by itself. May peace and love be with you my dear friend. Jon Michael
Reviewed by Sheila Roy
Yes, I re-watched the footage, too, Karla, and it was heartbreaking all over again. Hugs,
Sheila
Reviewed by Rebecca Russell
Excellent job, Karla. Rebecca
Reviewed by Paul Berube
Well done, Karla.
Reviewed by Dawn Anderson
Excellent work, Karla.
Reviewed by Christine Tsen
So heartbreaking sad, and the only thing that helps tonight as I sit here is that I can imagine all of the angels that rushed to the sky to help that day.
Blessings,
Christine
Reviewed by Rose Rideout
I keep a journal Karla and everything is written in it by the family, We are on book 16 but we don't need to write this down as we will never forget the innocent lives lost that day.

Newfie Hugs, Rose
Reviewed by Carole Mathys
Hard hitting, and I will never forget!
peace and blessings, Carole~
Reviewed by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
Karla, I will never forget
In Christs Love
Michelle~
Reviewed by Mary Lacey, Desertrat
Karla,

Great rememberance of that awful date. And I'm sure a lot of people thinking about what they were doing when that happened.

Mary
Reviewed by Swan Son
The picture you painted with so few words -- extraordinary.
We will never forget. Susan
Reviewed by Peter Schlosser (Reader)
excellent.
Reviewed by D Johnson
It would have been hard to forget, or ignore, even without a tv..........and no, we cannot forget.

Cheers,
Dan
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
I won't forget. I can't forget. God bless America again, and America: bless God!
Reviewed by Duke LaRance
You said so much while using so few words. Good one!

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