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Towers crumble, priorities shift, the world changes in an instant

"This photograph intrigues me so much! Why isn’t this the most famous photo from instead of the falling man? Isn't two people holding hands after jumping, more significant than 1 man? It makes me wonder what the story is behind this photo. We Will Never Forget, Lest We Forget, 11 September 2001, People Holding Hands, Hold Hands, The Falling Man, Non Plus Ultra, Famous Photos, World Trade Center

Two people holding hands while falling to their death from the WTC on 9/11.That terrible day I was sitting in the cafeteria where they had set up a big screen TV. We had several people, from a country I won't mention, working there, and during most of these scenes they were laughing & making remarks. I was so shocked that I couldn't even say anything. Terrible day & a terrible memory.

*FIREFIGHTER KEVIN SHEA~ of Ladder 35 lies semi conscious in debris field w/Firefighter Ritchie Nogan of 113 standing over him. Shea was the only survivor of his unit.He was carried out by Nogan, two EMS workers and photographer Todd Maisel. World Trade Center, We Will Never Forget, Lest We Forget, Flatiron Building, 11 September 2001, Bodies, Historia Universal, Che Guevara, Sad Day

LOOK: The Heart-Wrenching Images Of 9/11 That We'll Never Forget

Twelve years after the Sept. 11 attacks, these images still resonate, reminding of the absolute physical and emotional devastation that so many people ex...

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I will never forget this day as long as I live. I was watching Bryant Gumbel on a morning news show and he was announcing that a small plane had hit the World Trade Center and as we watched in horror, the commercial airliner slammed into the other building and all he or I could say was "Oh My God"....I said, Bryant Gumpel said it at the same time, over and over...its was all you could say because you knew it was no longer an accident and that a lot of people were about to die.

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Roselle & The Firefighters

The keynote speaker at BlogPaws told a story about a man and a dog who made it out of the World Trade Center on 9/11/2001. The man was blind. His guide dog, Roselle, led him to safety from the 78th floor. That man was Michael Hingson. "The most miraculous part of the story to me is the part that people don’t pay attention to," Hingson told a reporter. "That is, that we were less than a hundred yards away from Tower 2 when it collapsed. And we had to run for our lives, literally, to get away…

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9/11/2001 A firefighter arriving looks up at the daunting task he is required to participate in , the heavy firefighting equipment alone that needed hauled up the 110 floors of the building he was assigned to attend at, would exhaust this extremely fit firefighter and most went up but never had the opportunity to come down so bravely continued fighting the flames until crushed to death as the tower collapsed

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9/11: The 25 Most Powerful Photos

One decade after 9/11, an unsettling number of images from Ground Zero and its environs remain seared in our collective memory -- unsurprising, perhaps...

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What all they saw, is hard for us to imagine. One firefighter said people were jumping out by the dozens and you could hear them whistling as they came down. How very heart sickening is that? Those poor people. Those poor firefighters

*FIREFIGHTER KEVIN SHEA~ of Ladder 35 lies semi conscious in debris field w/Firefighter Ritchie Nogan of 113 standing over him. Shea was the only survivor of his unit.He was carried out by Nogan, two EMS workers and photographer Todd Maisel. World Trade Center, We Will Never Forget, Lest We Forget, Flatiron Building, 11 September 2001, Bodies, Historia Universal, Che Guevara, Sad Day

Firefighter Kevin Shea of Ladder 35 lies semi-conscious in debris field with Firefighter Ritchie Nogan of 113 standing over him. Shea was the only survivor of his unit. He was carried out by Nogan, two EMS workers and photographer Todd Maisel. (Photo by Todd Maisel/NY Daily News Archive via Getty Images)