Stay with me

Rolling around on the floor by the doors to the decking, you tell me you are never moving out. “I want to stay with you guys for ever and ever. When I’m a grown-up. Even on Tuesdays and Thursdays”. I smile, say you’ll probably change your mind. A scowl, your next words turning into a…

A previous life

Landing the plane is the difficult part I didn’t know this the first time I took over the flight controls, acknowledging my flight instructor's command. “You have control” “I have control” (Except I didn’t) I didn’t know this the first time I donned a navy flight suit and walked out onto the apron (that’s where…