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Rough Grace

It was 30 years ago, just before Thanksgiving weekend, on one of the busiest travel days of the year. Los Angeles International Airport was crawling with pre-holiday misery. Planes were late and tempers were flaring. The holidays might be impending, … Continue reading

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Rough Grace

It was 30 years ago, just before Thanksgiving weekend, on one of the busiest travel days of the year. Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) was crawling with pre-holiday misery. Planes were late and tempers were flaring. The holidays might be … Continue reading

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Fool’s Odyssey 4

To read Fool’s Odyssey from the beginning, click here. Chapter One: April Fool’s Day (Continued) There’s time to think on a plane. That’s an understatement. There’s time to grow old on a plane. To change your karma. Take up knitting. … Continue reading

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Fool’s Odyssey 3

To read Fool’s Odyssey from the beginning, click here. Chapter One: April Fool’s Day And so it began. I bought a ticket for midnight, April first, one way to London. Why London? I haven’t the foggiest. No pun intended. OK, … Continue reading

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