WTC memorial

Eight finalists have been revealed in the competition to design a permanent memorial at the site of the World Trade Center.Personally I think Reflecting Absence is the most appropriate, but prefer the design of the Memorial Cloud.Unfortunately the whole thing is spoiled for me by the descriptive passages accompanying each submission...For example - from the


Received an email from a friend today. It said. "I'm alive." My relief was instant and huge, I hadn't heard from her since before last Tuesday's attack on the WTC. She and her family are fine. I only wish that were the same for those who have lost loved ones. The anger, sorrow, and sadness