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Nashville: Revisiting the 2020 Christmas Day Explosion on Second Avenue

Dec 20, 2021
 

Commentary: City living for city dwellers

The brown and yellow smoke billowed in the distance, but I couldn’t tell how far away its origin was located. It looked like it was coming from the same place as the 4th of July fireworks we enjoy each summer, so I checked Twitter to see if anyone had posted about it.

I had awakened merely 15 minutes earlier, able to see through a slightly opened curtain the thin layer of snowflakes that rested on the rooftop outside my bedroom window. Normally on Christmas morning, I’d pop out of bed early to see if the children were quietly sifting through Santa’s haul. I’d secretly video them snooping around before coming to wake us up with anticipation of opening presents. But this day was different. The kids being teens and 20-somethings were still slumbering, as they do when they get older....

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