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A Time of Gifts. ©2001 by The New York Times Co. Reprinted by permission. Originally published in The New York Times, September 26, 2001.

They Took a Vote. Reprinted by permission of Bill Holicky. ©2001 Bill Holicky.

Let Us Be United. Reprinted by permission of Kimberly Beaven. ©2001 Kimberly Beaven.

Do Unto Others and A Hero for Our Time. Reprinted by permission of Judith Simon Prager. ©2001 Judith Simon Prager.

Firefighter’s Account from the World Trade Center. ©2001 by The New York Times Co. Reprinted by permission. Originally published in The New York Times, September 14, 2001.

Two Heroes for the Price of One, New York Cabbies, No Words, Chance Encounter and Long-Distance Call. Reprinted by permission of Marsha Arons. ©2001 Marsha Arons.

FYI. ©2001 by The New York Times Co. Reprinted by permission. Originally published in The New York Times, November 6, 2001.

What Can Be Said? Reprinted by permission of Mike Daisey. ©2001 Mike Daisey.

Twin Saving at the Twin Towers. ©2002 The Star-Ledger. All rights reserved. Reprinted with permission. Appeared in The Star-Ledger September 27, 2001.

More Than Chocolate. Reprinted by permission of Terri Crisp and Carol Kline. ©2001 Terri Crisp and Carol Kline.

E-Mails from Manhattan. Reprinted by permission of Meredith Englander. ©2001 Meredith Englander.

Prayer Flags. Reprinted by permission of Marc Farre. ©2001 Marc Farre.

Anxiously Awaiting. Reprinted by permission of Rosemarie Kwolek. ©2001 Rosemarie Kwolek.

A Day in D.C. Reprinted by permission of Maria Miller Gordon. ©2001 Maria Miller Gordon.

Last Call. Reprinted by permission of David A. Timmons. ©2001 David A. Timmons.

The Vigil. ©2001 by The New York Times Co. Reprinted by permission. Originally published in The New York Times, November 6, 2001.

A Picture and a Friendship. ©2001 by The New York Times Co. Reprinted by permission. Originally published in The New York Times, October 23, 2001.

Memento. Reprinted by permission of Mary Sue Mooney. ©2001 Mary Sue Mooney.

Dust. Reprinted by permission of David C. Page. ©2001 David C. Page.

The Only Thing We Could Think Of. Reprinted by permission of Elizabeth M. Danehy. ©2001 Elizabeth M. Danehy.

Playing for the Fighting 69th. Reprinted by permission of William Harvey. ©2001 William Harvey.

Reflections from the Pit. Reprinted by permission of Thomas Gordon MacDonald. ©2001 Thomas Gordon MacDonald.

Dear Mr. Cox. Reprinted by permission of Michael D’Antonio. ©2001 Michael D’Antonio.

Dear Mike. Reprinted by permission of Fred O. Cox. ©2001 Fred O. Cox.

Beep If You Love America and Neighbors Knowing Neighbors. Reprinted by permission of Harriet May Savitz. ©2001 Harriet May Savitz.

The Face of America and How the Children Help. Reprinted with permission of HeroicStories.com, ©2001.

Answering His Country’s Call. Reprinted with permission of The Dallas Morning News.

His Dream Came True. The Miami Herald, Issue November 5, 2001 by Linda Robertson. ©2001 by The Miami Herald. Reprinted by permission of The Miami Herald via the Copyright Clearance Center.

The Unity of Strangers. Reprinted by permission of Lynn Barker. ©2001 Lynn Barker.

The Cops from Madison, Alabama. Reprinted by permission of Steven M. Gorelick, Ph.D. ©2001 Steven M. Gorelick, Ph.D.

Given the Choice. Reprinted by permission of Aaron Espy. ©2001 Aaron Espy.

Operation Teddy Bear. Reprinted by permission of Tina Warren. ©2001 Tina Warren.

Send Beauty. Reprinted by permission of Theresa M. Goggin. ©2001 Theresa M. Goggin.

The Crumpled Blue Ribbon. Reprinted by permission of Helice Bridges. ©2001 Helice Bridges.

BOWS Across America. Reprinted by permission of Lisa Duncan. ©2001 Lisa Duncan.

A Fishing Village Opens Its Heart to Surprise Guests. ©2001, Seattle Times Company. Used with permission.

Smallest Gestures. Reprinted by permission of Deanna Cogdon. ©2001 Deanna Cogdon.

Dear Dad. Reprinted by permission of Megan Michaela Hallinan. ©2001 Megan Michaela Hallinan.

Four Simple Words. Reprinted by permission of Arthur Wilson Bowler. ©2001 Arthur Wilson Bowler.

Hope from Abroad. Reprinted by permission of Bob Welch. ©2001 Bob Welch.

Did You See Me? Reprinted by permission of Shelley Divnich Haggert. ©2001 Shelley Divnich Haggert.

The American Flag. Reprinted by permission of Margaret Eleanor Braun-Haley. ©2001 Margaret Eleanor Braun-Haley.

An Ode to America. ©2001 Evenimentul Zilei. Distributed by The New York Times Special Features/Syndication Sales.

Tribute to the United States. Reprinted by permission of CFRB 1010, Toronto.

The Aftermath. Reprinted by permission of Michele Wallace Campanelli. ©2001 Michele Wallace Campanelli.

I Am the Flag of the United States of America. Reprinted by permission of Howard Schnauber. ©1996 Howard Schnauber.

Just Ask Permission. Reprinted by permission of Thomas D. Adkins. ©1999 Thomas D. Adkins.

Bring Us a Flag. Reprinted by permission of Jon M. Sternoff. ©2001 Jon M. Sternoff.

Of Thee We Sing. Reprinted by permission of Jennifer Oliver. ©2001 Jennifer Oliver.

I Pledge Allegiance to the Flag . . . From the Bottom of My Heart. Reprinted by permission of Jeannie S. Williams. ©2001 Jeannie S. Williams.

I Am an American. Reprinted by permission of Danielle M. Giordano. ©2001 Danielle M. Giordano.

One. Reprinted by permission of Cheryl Sawyer, Ed.D. ©2001 Cheryl Sawyer, Ed.D.

Excerpt from the poem Love Lives. Reprinted by permission of Nancy L. Perryman. ©2001 Anne Marie Perryman. Posted on www.spirituality.com.

The Ominous Sound: Racist Assumptions. ©2001, The Washington Post. Reprinted with permission.

Our American Family. Reprinted by permission of Ferida Wolff. ©2001 Ferida Wolff.

Vintage Voices. Reprinted by permission of Carol McAdoo Rehme. ©2001 Carol McAdoo Rehme.

Time to Pray. Reprinted by permission of Kathy Ide. ©2001 Kathy Ide.

Putting Things into Perspective. Reprinted by permission of Charles Memminger. ©2001 Charles Memminger.

What I’ve Learned. Reprinted by permission of Victoria L. Walker. ©2001 Victoria L. Walker.

Can’t We Call Game? Reprinted by permission of Molly Lynn Watt. ©2001 Molly Lynn Watt.

Reflections from a New Father. Reprinted by permission of David Skidmore. ©2001 David Skidmore.

The Mustard Seed. Reprinted by permission of Anne E. Carter. ©2001 Anne E. Carter.

Ground Zero. Reprinted by permission of Patricia Lorenz. ©2001 Patricia Lorenz.

Make it Green. Taken from the ROGER EBERT column by Roger Ebert ©2001 Dist. By UNIVERSAL PRESS SYNDICATE. Reprinted with permission. All rights reserved.

Celebrate Life. Reprinted by permission of Caroline Broida Trapp. ©2001 Caroline Broida Trapp.

What Is It? Reprinted by permission of Julie Jordan Smith. ©2001 Julie Jordan Smith.

Something Special. Reprinted by permission of Pamela Lyn Bumpus. ©2001 Pamela Lyn Bumpus.

Why Are You Waiting? Reprinted by permission of Christina M. Abt. ©2001 Christina M. Abt.

Standing in Solidarity. Reprinted by permission of Shirley Boyer. ©2001 Shirley Boyer.

Is This Normal. Reprinted by permission of Max Lucado. ©2001 Max Lucado.

Act Two. Reprinted by permission of Steve Goodier. ©2001 Steve Goodier.

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