Aftermath

Aftermath by Patrick Samuel
Soft pastels on black board
59x84xm approx
Original available
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After the towers fell, the city was engulfed in a dust cloud. Those who fought through it remember it like night had fallen. Hot, toxic dust, filled with particles of glass, metal, concrete and human fragments rained down with traces of thermite…

The world changed that day. For many there was no escape, no return.