September 11th, 2001It began like any day. I was late to school, and my homework wasn't done. First and second period passed normally, with no indication that something terrible was going to happen.September 11th, 20019 years ago in Historical More Like This
3rd period was where everything changed. I walked into the classroom and noticed that one of the TV's was on. On the screen was a building with smoke coming from it. At first, I thought it was a building near Chicago, nothing special, nothing to get worked up over. I turned and headed to my normal seat. As I was putting my books down, a voice in my head said, "Take another look at that TV, Mike. Take another look." So, I did. It was then that I noticed the word "Pentagon" near the bottom of the screen. That's when the mental warning sirens went off.
Now, I'm not stupid. Not in ANY sense of the word. But this really threw me off. I was thinking to mysel