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This 11th anniversary of 9/11 falls during the month of Elul, the month of preparation for the Jewish New Year. Our work during this time is Cheshbon HaNefesh, an accounting of the soul, as individuals and as a community.
Do not sleep in comfort in the presence of another person's need. Don't even close your eyes. And whatever you do, don't disappear.