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Blue Skies

It was a Tuesday, a bright blue-morninged September day and one we’ll never forget.

Here in West MI, we’ve had four or five days in a row of those blue skies. You know the kind I speak of: skies so blue, so true, so clear, one can’t help but think of planes and towers, firefighters and hijackers, office workers, dust clouds and innocence lost.

It’s been 11 years since Tuesday, 9/11 and the forecast is eerily similar: blue skies.

We remember.

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Categories: Faith, Family, Grief, Life, Patriotic, Thoughts | Tags: , , , | 10 Comments

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10 thoughts on “Blue Skies

  1. You opened my eyes this morning to the blue skies. You’re right, the memory of those towers against those blue skies is eery.
    Always love Willie Nelson. Thank you for the tune. Love your panoramic header and new design.

  2. The skies above that day were so blue it made me think later that their brilliance reflected that of the lives that were lost.

  3. Beautiful post, MJ… It was a beautiful day that morning in Florida, as well.

  4. Beautiful post. Thank you for sharing!

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