Steve Jobs said, in his well linked commencement speech, “you can’t connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking backwards”.
Learning from experience, gaining perspective, carrying it forward, is the roots of wisdom.
So when we say, ‘Never Forget’, about 9/11, what is it we want our children to know? I don’t think we know yet, what we do know can’t be summarized in a single post, let alone by someone with my skills, and the story is still unfolding. The boomer generation, and my generation, is in the mix of creating that legacy right now. What will it be?
I don’t want to write about my personal memories of the day. I am thankful I was home with Richelle.
Thank you to all who put themselves in harms way to protect us.
And thoughts, prayers, and love for those who have lost so much that day, and in the days that followed.