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Why I Fly?

Why do I fly?  Sometimes, something like that is hard to explain, especially to those who do not fly.  They say a photograph is worth a thousand words; if that is so, a video is probably worth somewhere upwards of 500,000 paragraphs.  … Continue reading

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First Solo, New Birthday

Today, this evening at about a quarter before seven, I will celebrate the 39th anniversary of my first solo.  The day I soloed, it was raining hard.  I got off work at the propeller shop and headed straight for Charlie’s.  … Continue reading

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