I’ve gotten many emails about flying the flag today in rememberance. So here on my little parcel of cyberspace, I shall.
We saw this grand flag in the financial district up in New York in 2005:
And this memorial on the World Trade Center site:
That was a good trip. We were there during a two week pass from the first deployment. The irony was that our hotel was directly across the street from where the World Trade Center used to stand.
The view from our room looked directly down into the footprint of the towers. Where once there was chaos and destruction, we saw this: