Alchemy Incorporated|Site Info
Online Users
Online users (0)
No users online.
Top Posters
973 Posts
574 Posts
389 Posts
350 Posts
305 Posts
Upcoming birthdays
Birthday on Fri 24 Oct, 2014
Birthday on Tue 04 Nov, 2014
Birthday on Sun 09 Nov, 2014
Birthday on Tue 11 Nov, 2014
Birthday on Wed 12 Nov, 2014
Birthday on Thu 20 Nov, 2014
Birthday on Fri 21 Nov, 2014
Birthday on Fri 21 Nov, 2014
Main Forum

Once Upon a Time

1 reply
Aye a
973 posts
+19 votes
Admins
AI
AI Officers
Allies
Once upon a time I was sitting in my office, just where I am today, on a bright and beautiful April morning, just like it is today. Suddenly, there was a massive explosion, and I watched the window of my office literally bow into the room. I thought there had been a plane crash and went running outside to see if anything could be done, if we needed to evacuate our building, if I could offer assistance to whoever might need it...

I was more than 5 miles away from the Alfred P. Murrah building on that morning.

I remember.

That is all.
signature_NUIS8_MPC.png
Posted Apr 19, 12 · OP
0  votes
288 posts
+3 votes
AI
AI Officers
Allies
I remember it like it was yesterday.

I went into the bathroom at work (same building as Aye, 5mi from the blast) and the whole building shook like a crazy earthquake, only louder, and when I stepped back out, everyone was GONE. There was a whole building full of people when I went in there, noone when I stepped out...I was looking around, people's stuff was still there, machines were still running, but no one was anywhere. I thought maybe I had missed the rapture or something, cause I had just read that stupid book about that, so I was gonna grab car keys and go on a looting spree like it was Free Day...but then when I went outside everyone was just in the yard, not rising up into the clouds, and they were watching a pillar of smoke and all the helicoptors heading toward downtown. There wasn't much doubt something was very wrong.
It was a while later when we found out how bad it really was.
I don't think anyone who was in this city that day doesn't think about it sometimes. I didn't personally know anyone who was killed in that blast, but I know people who lost family. I think everyone in the city does.
signature_XBRVNTKC.png
Posted Apr 19, 12
0  votes
Announcement of