Nine Eleven - Time Plus Distance
A melon sun rises beyond the apron at Dover Air Force Base, Delaware. A hushed military detail somberly lifts a flag draped casket from a C-17 Globemaster. Silent salutes honor the slain warrior. The body is on its stateside journey to a devastated family. The detail does an about face and returns into the cavern of the C-17 for another casket. And another. And another.