September 13, 2001: How Fear United Us
“I realized the work that I had been doing, the work that I was proud of, wasn’t enough.”
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“I felt as though I’d been inducted into a special society of survivors.”
The story affirms our goodness by assuring us we did it on our own. The story tells us to not make waves.
There’s a distinct kind of relationship that privileged first-generation children have with their immigrant parents.