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Poster at Copley Square Memorial

Digital image of a poster left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square. Features a Boston Red Sox "B" with American flag detail and the Boston skyline. The names of the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings and their aftermath appear underneath the skyline.

Sean Collier memorial poster at Copley Square Memorial

Digital image of a poster left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square in memory of Sean Collier.

"Boston Strong" drawing from at Copley Square Memorial

Digital image of a drawing left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square. Drawing features the "Boston Strong" ribbon and a cross.

"Boston Strong" collage from Copley Square Memorial

Digital image of a newspaper collage left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square. Image is a collage of headlines and photographs from various news and print media outlets.

"Boston Strong" American flag poster from the Copley Square Memorial

Digital image of a poster left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square. The poster is in an American flag design, with handprints making up the red stripes and yellow stars bearing the names Sean Collier, Krystle Campbell, Lu Lingzi, and Martin Richard. The poster reads "Boston Strong, love pre-K, from Terriʻs little pumpkins."

"We will never forget you" poster from the Copley Square Memorial

Digital image of a poster left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square. The poster reads "We will never forget you. Boston Strong. Lu, Martin, Krystle, Sean," Poster includes a hand-drawn and colored image of the earth, with handprints drawn around it.

Memorial Crosses for Krystle Campbell, Lu Lingzi, Sean Collier, and Martin Richard at Copley Square Memorial

Digital image of a set of memorial crosses left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square. Each cross memorializes Krystle Campbell, Lu Lingzi, Sean Collier, and Martin Richard. The crosses feature red hearts and plastic roses.

I had just returned from France....

I had just returned from France the day before and due to the jet-lag I had just woken up. My mom called me downstairs asking to see the pictures I had posted to facebook from my trip. I stood behind my mom as she scrolled through her news feed to look for the pictures and as she kept scrolling, I noticed something strange on her news feed. I told…

Boylston Street firehouse

Photograph of the Boylston St. firehouse, with signs reading "Boston Fire E33, L15 Remember the Victims of the Boston Marathon, 4-15-13," and naming those who lost their lives: Sean Collier, Lu Lingzi, Martin Richard, and Krystle Campbell.

Signs on Boylston Street firehouse

Closeup of signs on the Boylston St. firehouse, reading "Boston Fire E33, L15 Remember the Victims of the Boston Marathon, 4-15-13," and naming those who lost their lives: Sean Collier, Lu Lingzi, Martin Richard, and Krystle Campbell.