Where were you?
Eleven years later
Thank you, SGT. Thomas Nicolas Piper USAF and SGT. Brandon Melton Morgan U.S. Army—my son-in-laws and the fathers of my grandchildren Presley and Huxley.
By TAMMI KATE LEDFORD
September 10, 2001 I slept in a very nice hotel in Reno not wanting to come home from my quick get-away. My children were at home with a relative and I knew I had to get back to my real life. We had fall baseball games that week, Friday Night Lights with two daughters that cheered and a son that played offensive line for the Brooks County High School Trojans. Our schools colors were red, white and blue, the colors we, as Americans treasure. I had no idea that my life, my neighbors’ lives and people I never knew would be turned upside down. That we would be forced to band together and to comfort each other and fight a war we had only heard rumors of, for years.
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