Each generation has that moment that they can all tell you exactly where they were, what they were doing, how they felt.
My generation has 9/11 ... a day I will NEVER forget. Thinking about that day still makes me cry. I feel such profound sadness. My heart literally aches for what was lost. I grieve for what our lives were like before that moment.
My daughter was 7 months old. It was a momentous day for us. She was getting her very first sippy cup! She was the light of our lives and Jerry and I enjoyed and cherished watching her grow and reach these important milestones.
I always started my days with The Today Show. I was getting things ready to head to BabiesRUs while watching that morning. I saw that plane hit... I honestly thought it was one of those "oh shit" moments where a small plane had a pilot error or something and crashed. Stuff like that happens. It's believable. I called Jerry at work and...