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WTC Remembrance: Tim Drinan, Student

This year, as we mark the 9th anniversary of the tragedy of 9/11, I have posted the newest installment of my annual series, "Remembering the World Trade Center": "Tim Drinan, Student."

It focuses on Tim Drinan, who, on 9/11/01, was a sophomore at Stuyvesant High School, which was close to the site of the Twin Towers.

For those who would like to read previous installments in the series, here is an index:

2001: As It Happened
2002: New York, New York
2003: Remembering the World Trade Center: A Tribute
2004: My Friend Ray
2005: Patrick Burke, Educator
2006: Cousin Scott
2007: Charlie: To Build and Rebuild
2008: Eddie Mecner, Firefighter
2009: Lenny: Losses and Loves

Comments

It's interesting to note a common theme in all these personal accounts of that tragic event: people coming together to help each other.

My heart goes out to all those victims families of 9/11 (the day the earth stood still).