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12/4/11 8:47pm - Original Message: 'Boatlift of 9/11 '
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One very touching video!

I hope you all will take the time to view this.  Quite amazing! 

   

This is an awesome video about evacuating 500,000 people in 9 hours during 9/11.  

 

 9/11 Boatlift with narration by Tom Hanks

 

 

           
I never realized this happened

  Look at this!

 

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12/4/11 9:16pm - Reply: 'Re: Boatlift of 9/11 '
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12/4/11 10:18pm - Reply: 'Re: Boatlift of 9/11 '
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Truly a god send. I left Manhattan from Pier 11 on one of these boats. Thanks for sharing this.

Memories still come back vivdly. I was 4 blocks from the towers when they came down.

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12/5/11 7:18pm - Reply: 'Re: Boatlift of 9/11 '
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lukesvette said: Truly a god send. I left Manhattan from Pier 11 on one of these boats. Thanks for sharing this.

Memories still come back vivdly. I was 4 blocks from the towers when they came down.

Paul

Wow Paul, that was way too close for comfort. I know you and most everyone will never forgetCry. Thank GOD that you made it.Clap  

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12/5/11 10:11pm - Reply: 'Re: Boatlift of 9/11 '
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It just shows what people can do when they need to! A touching story! Paul, I can't even imagine what it would have been like to be there! Thank GOD you made it!
 
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12/6/11 9:39am - Reply: 'Re: Boatlift of 9/11 '
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Paul's the man! Just missed getting killed on 9-11 and what does he do? He goes to Iraq to get even. My kind of guy!
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12/6/11 2:11pm - Reply: 'Re: Boatlift of 9/11 '
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DaveM said: Paul's the man! Just missed getting killed on 9-11 and what does he do? He goes to Iraq to get even. My kind of guy!
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My kind of guy too, Dave.Thumbs Up
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Thanks for posting, Larry.  I wasn't aware of it either.  But then I live in the Midwest.

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12/7/11 1:46pm - Reply: 'Re: Boatlift of 9/11 '
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Thanks all. I was actually on the 97th floor of Tower 2 for the first bombing in 93 as well. 

But like the saying goes, payback is a b#$%^!!   And we got some!

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12/7/11 6:09pm - Reply: 'Re: Boatlift of 9/11 '
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lukesvette said: Thanks all. I was actually on the 97th floor of Tower 2 for the first bombing in 93 as well. 

But like the saying goes, payback is a b#$%^!!   And we got some!

Paul

Paul, you sure are either lucky or have a guardian angel watching out for you. I'm glad for that.

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