"Gwyneth Paltrow saved my life on 9/11": Woman recalls her very own Sliding Doors moment

"Gwyneth Paltrow saved my life on 9/11": Woman recalls her very own Sliding Doors moment

“Gwyneth Paltrow saved my life on 9/11”: Woman recalls her very own Sliding Doors moment

4:59 PM on 19th August 2011

Lucky stars: Lara Lundstrom Clarke believes that Gwyneth Paltrow played a role in her fate on the morning of the 9/11 terrorist attacks

Lucky stars: Lara Lundstrom Clarke believes that Gwyneth Paltrow played a role in her fate on the morning of the 9/11 terrorist attacks

Fateful: Ms Clarke

Fateful: Ms Clarke “had her own Sliding Doors moment” after missing her usual train because of meeting Ms Paltrow. She would otherwise have been in the World Trade Center towers as the planes hit

RSVP: Ms Clarke

RSVP: Ms Clarke”s letter to the Hollywood actress contains an emotional thanks. Four of her colleagues perished on that fateful day

A decade on: Ms Clarke says

A decade on: Ms Clarke says “I live my life with gratitude and work to repay the generosity that fate granted me that day.” She has since married an Englishman and lives in California