Wife of Pilot Scheduled for 9/11 Flight Remembers

Megan Ann Scheibner's husband, Steve Scheibner, was the pilot originally scheduled to fly American Airlines Flight 11 out of Boston, MA -- the first plane to hit the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. For the 9/11 anniversary, she writes:

The anniversary of the September 11th attacks on our country is here once again.

Every year like clockwork, the beauty of the New England fall days becomes a reminder of the horror that occurred on that beautiful, blue-skied day, now twelve years ago.

We all, as a nation, have our memories of that day; memories stamped into our subconscious because of the enormity of that major life event. Memories of a major life event that continues to shape our homes, our nation, and in fact, our world.

My memories of September 11th are a bit different than most. For me, the events of September 11th were framed and orchestrated on September 10th.

[Read the rest of the article at Parade.]