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Mon May 24 22:19:46 CDT 2004
>But, as I stared at the giant construction pit it was difficult for my mind
to imagine how it used to be. Those giant dominating buildings. Gone.
Replaced by a ho-hum construction site. I had to remind myself that
nearly 3,000 people died near where I was standing.
>I was surprised by my lack of emotion. I expected to feel deep sor-
row. And anger. But no strong, soul-searching feelings came to me.
Personally, I'm still trying to figure out why that was.
I went down there in 2002 and had about the same reaction. It's just a pit,
and it smelled like concrete dust. There were lots of vendors around,
selling tee shirts to the tourists. I walked a little further along,
though, and there were flowers stuck in the fence. THAT got to me.
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