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9/11 Remembered

My personal recollection

Photo by Aidan Bartos on Unsplash

Jake Hilden’s story on 9/11 reminded me of our personal experience thousands of miles away in Australia.

We were awake at 3 am as my eldest daughter was flying back to Tokyo that day. She taught English there. I begged her to stay.

Ever the pragmatist, she said, “I’ve got to be at work tomorrow and besides, I’m flying Korean Air. They’re not…

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Adrienne Beaumont

Adrienne Beaumont

I’m an Australian who loves to write about travel and my daily life as a mother and grandmother as well as my past experIences. Top writer in travel-apparently.