What were You wearing on 9/11, and today

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What were You wearing on 9/11, and today

Post by gerdson » September 11th 2021, 12:11am

I think we all remember what we were doing that day. For many people this world was, to smaller or larger extend, a shithouse even before that date, but it certainly changed a lot. I feel sorry for all those who lost their lives, limbs, psychic health that day and in the wake of the wars that did follow. And for their loved ones.

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Re: What were You wearing on 9/11, and today

Post by TemerityB » September 11th 2021, 5:53pm

If you draw a line from the WTC to my apartment, I was about four miles from the scene. I think I've detailed that day here before, but allow me this: I remember every second of it as if it were yesterday. I was off that day. I really can't remember what I was wearing, but given the time, it probably was a Seiko Kinetic Arctura, which I wore a lot back then.

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Post by bedlam » September 13th 2021, 8:27pm

I was wearing jocks that day...I think.
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Re: What were You wearing on 9/11, and today

Post by Pete26 » September 13th 2021, 9:37pm

I believe I was wearing a Seiko Kinetic that day. I had just sold my first Speedy pro to a guy in Hawaii and was working for the Australian Government. Richard Paige sold TZ later that year and was living the life in Hawaii (still is), and he began running a site called watch paradise which didn't last long.

It had a lot of old TZ regulars and Richard interviewed a finance guy who was supposed to attend a meeting in the towers that fateful day. he was expecting a Daytona to be delivered so cancelled the meeting and stayed home. I remember that post and a lot of others on various forums.

I was also a regular on SCWF and MWR and all the old warriors on MWR were calling for retribution.

I was wearing my Tuna SBBD033 this year.
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