Ground Zero Symbolism

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On September 11, 2001 hijackers hijacked four planes leading the the United states, two of them were flown to the twin towers. The impact caused the buildings to crash and burn nearly killing 3,000 people, and now was appointed as “Ground Zero”. Ground Zero after some time was going to be restored into a memorial to turn tragedy into hope. Within the rebuilding of ground zero symbolism can be found in tower number one, the waterfall, and in the glass. At the heart of the memorial is the waterfall that flows in the hole of ground zero. Around the outside of the waterfall is a granite wall. Engraved into the granite wall is the names of the 3,000 people whose lives were perished. The sound of the waterfall gives peace to the memorial, so “Ground
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