What happened on Sep 11 eight years ago changed the way we live today. Change is good, we say, but sadly we can't say the same of the changes that resulted from this disaster.
Humans are resilient, but then again, is there a choice? Life goes on.
After 9-11, many thought it would be less desirable to work in high rise offices, but those fears faded quickly. Below image (courtesy of NY Times) is a view as seen from the Chrysler Building looking west, a man works in a high-rise office building in Midtown Manhattan on Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2009.
A firefighter adjusts flowers on a memorial for fallen firefighters at Engine 24 Ladder 5 on Avenue of the Americas and Houston Street in SoHo.