"From the little English that we knew, my brother and I knew that we were not going to have class that day."
Jose Fernandez tells his wife, Teresita, about the first Thanksgiving he spent in the United... more.
Herman Blake and his brother Sidney remember their childhood during the 1940s.
For our 10th anniversary, we're revisiting some favorite stories. In 2006, Priya Morganstern... more.
Ester DiNardo remembers the final night she and her daughter Marisa spent together. Marisa DiNardo... more.
Former World Trade Center Director and CEO Charles Maikish remembers John DiGiovanni, who died in... more.
"Even though I was very comfortable living and presenting as a woman, there was still part of me that felt like I was hiding."
Laura Jacobs, who is transsexual, to her friend Katherine Katsanis.
Cab driver Jimmy Beatrice to his friend Andrew Vollo.
Mala Fernando tells her daughter Ashanthi Gajaweera about the early days of her marriage in... more.
A.P. Tureaud Jr. (R) tells his friend Steven Walkley (L) about becoming the first African-American... more.
Elizabeth Olson and her colleagues at the Veterans Crisis Line talk about helping callers through... more.
Beverly Eckert remembers her husband, Sean Rooney, who died in the World Trade Center on... more.
"Then I said, 'Don't you have brothers and sisters and your father?' He says, 'I have no father; I have no mother. So, I have to do this.'"
Beula Gabriel, who founded a school for underprivileged children in India, tells her daughter, Bix,... more.
Gweneviere Mann talks to her boyfriend, Yasir Salem, about living without a short-term memory. Her... more.
Retired NYPD officer Joseph Lutrario remembers responding to the attacks at the World Trade Center... more.
Ben Finn, 82, and his wife, Bernice Finn, 79, remember meeting on a blind date... more.
Patricia Attoe to her friend Diana David.
John Cruitt speaks with his former third grade teacher, Cecile Doyle, about how she helped... more.
Yvonne Powell tells her son, Gordon, about the Jewish family that lived downstairs from her... more.
Danny and Annie Perasa first came to StoryCorps in 2004 to share their love story.... more.