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The Snowy-Bird

“The Snowy-Bird” “Oh damn, shit, shit, shit,” muttering to myself, as a knee folded me to the surface of the runway. My dog, gun shy she is, wasted no time in making a beeline for home. Home sits on a little airport near a border crossing, [...]

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The Hotel Fire

Captain Harry BiggunChief Pilot, Chicago Domicile RE: The Hotel Fire Dear Captain Biggun, I received from your office recently a rather icy, indeed hostile, telephone call requesting a report concerning the alleged proceedings, during the [...]

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“Bury Me in Silk, Upside Down”

“Bury Me in Silk, Upside Down” Prologue: “Life depends on a single thread,” is the motto of the Caterpillar Club honoring the debt owed to the silkworm. The worm, a caterpillar, produced silk used to make early parachutes practical as [...]

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