Letters: Oct. 15, 2001

America Digs Out--and Digs In

"I would not have gone to Vietnam if drafted. Our national interests were not at stake then. But would I fight now? You bet." DENNY FREIDENRICH Laguna Beach, Calif.

Nancy Gibbs put words to the feelings many of us have not been able to express adequately [MOURNING IN AMERICA, Sept. 24]. She captured our raw emotions, our evolving realization that the comfortable life we had been accustomed to changed forever on that fateful Tuesday. I don't want to take a moment or a person in my life for granted. I wrote a note to a cousin...

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