Read this, and Rember Those Left Behind
From the Denver Post comes this touching story of the widow of one of the pilots murdered on 9/11. It opens:
A week after United Flight 93 crashed into a Pennsylvania field on Sept. 11, 2001, Sandy Dahl had a dream about her husband, one of the pilots aboard the four ill-fated planes that day.
In the dream, she and her husband, Jason Dahl, were each piloting F-16 fighter jets. The dream was a reminder for Sandy Dahl: Jason had hoped to fly “the Porsche of aircraft” during his life and counted his 25th birthday – the cutoff age for entering flight school for F-16s at the time – as one of saddest days of his life.
Sitting in a briefing room at Buckley Air Force Base in Aurora on Sunday, minutes before living out her husband’s dream to see the world from the cockpit of an F-16, Sandy Dahl recalled “the most real dream I’ve ever had.”