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We Must Not Move OnOn the anniversary of the worst terrorist attack in American history, one can't help but get poignant and reflective. Even denying you have any emotional connection to 9/11 proves that you are at least registering it in your mind. Your mind is registering that it was awful, that it was tragic, and that it was, without a doubt, worth remembering.
Nine years ago, three thousand lives were lost in New York City. Nine years seems like an awful long time, doesn't it? To some, a little too long. Browsing around the web, as I am one to do, a sentiment I see repeated quite a lot is "It was nine years ago! Yes, it was tragic, but it's about time you moved on!"
In a way, I understand what the person is trying to say; you shouldn't live your life enveloped by sadness and by fear. That is exactly the kind of thing the people who perpetuated the attacks wanted in the first place. However, I'm one to say that we, as a nation, should never completely move on.
We should not move on from 9/11 for the s
Her CatalystAs she walks through the maelstrom, the words trace upon the tips of her fingers and press into the stone. Every brick, every crack in the concrete, every crossed and angular stroke in reds and blacks and oranges. The drips of the gasoline pool around the base of her boots, slosh as she steps over the burst pipes and the rubble.
So much rubble. So little outcry. The silence of the city grates on her eardrums and the mantras she'd been forced to memorize. The Seers demanded they observe thirteen years of recitation before they attempt to weave their first World together.
But who other than the Seers can claim the incantations that knot the skeins they twist and pull on like reins hold fast? When have any of the Sisters recorded the visions they traced upon space-time and recited them, left them open for critique and discussion and debate?
Which is why she walks through the chalky soot of the smashed city around her. This all
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