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Our First Date- all things begin and end in Oklahoma?

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The story of our first date. After our first meeting it would be over a month before we could even go on our first date. This was the beginning of the cell phone age. So, we began a phone courtship … 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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At some point in the career of a super stew, especially one based in New York, you are bound to have a celebrity onboard one of your flights. Most of the time it’s a routine and inconsequential conversation between the … Continue reading

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You Wear His Ring, Not His Rank

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So, your husband is a (Insert Rank Here). That is awesome. What an accomplishment. He has earned my total respect, admiration, and gratitude for making such a lengthy and successful career serving our country. And I am not saying that … Continue reading

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Mil Spouse Just Like You- Making The Most Of My Time Here!

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If you haven’t noticed that there isn’t much to do in Lawton, you haven’t been here very long! Oh, and there’s no Target, ok. But what there IS, is a huge community of invaluable opportunities, support, and immensely diverse individuals, … Continue reading

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Ok, I will be the first to admit that I did not have the best attitude when I arrived. That is what you get when fate sends you to a place you never even remotely had a desire to live. … 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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