We Remember

When 9-11 happened I was working at KTRE in Lufkin,

 

 

 

 

Texas, I was upset I wasn’t covering the story more up close

 

and personal. It was my day off and my phone rang several

 

James Michael Doughty

 

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times, waking me up. I listened to the messages, one of which

 

was my sister telling me she was praying for me. I turned on

 

the TV and fell to my knees. I said a quick prayer and went to

 

work. All those children left without a mother or father—it

 

was the first time I realized I wasn’t alone as the only kid

 

who would grow up without a dad.

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