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Fort Boredom

As I listened to the small voice that said, “but can’t we just stay here?” I shuddered at the thought that it was my own. My husband looked dumbfounded. It is safe to say that Ft. Sill, OK was not … Continue reading

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Ode to the End of a Deployment

He’s home– You can tell it by the smile on my face, By the lightness in my step, By the lack of apprehension in my voice, By children’s laughter heard down the hall, As they play with their daddy– they … Continue reading

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September 15, 2001 “Our Wedding Day”

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Clear, blue sky and golden sand. I look out onto the spot where I will get married on the beach. Waves crash in and just a few miles away– the smoke still rises from the rubble at ground zero. The … Continue reading

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“I’ve Got the World on a String…” Rico Suave Part 2

It’s not just any story, it’s our story. So I made my way to the first class cabin. Right there in the aisle, surrounded by first class passengers on either side, he reached out to shake my hand. We made … Continue reading

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Living in New York Had Many Perks-The Story of Rico Suave

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Another Super 80 story… Full flight from LGA (New York) to DFW (Dallas). Hectic boarding– almost over. As I walk to the front of the cabin closing overhead bins, in strolls “Rico Suave” roller board in tow. As I write … Continue reading

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Welcome to NYC

It was 1998 when I landed at LaGuardia Airport on the American Airlines 757 “Silver Bird”. Fresh out of flight attendant training, I had arrived in New York City, my new base, my new home. I was 26 years old. … Continue reading

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