This is Tommy Holohan
He died on 9/11, a member of FDNY’s Engine 6.
While thousands of people were rushing out of the fire, he was rushing in.
Justice was done this year, in a sense — bin Laden is dead, but that doesn’t change thing, except in a symbolic way. But symbols are important. If nothing else, they help us remember. It’s been 11 years now, and soon enough all this will be a chapter in a history book — too easy to forget. Let’s not.