The the new was an inspiring event, mainly because it occasioned due appreciation for those men and women in uniform who are the critical component when crisis occurs.
As it happens, I was a chaplain serving at Ground Zero for 9 months after 9/11. I was also a chaplain involved in recovery immediately following Katrina.
The primary difference between New York and New Orleans? The first responders.
Here in Branford we are blessed in having some of the very best.