Look. A Plane!

“I heard an airplane passing overhead. I wished I was on it.”
― Charles Bukowski

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Stretch, stretch, pretty wings,
It’s a special day;
Soon they will be strong enough
For me to fly away.

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Both optimists and pessimists contribute to the society. The optimist invents the aeroplane, the pessimist the parachute.

— George Bernard Shaw

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Lovers of air travel find it exhilarating to hang poised between the illusion of immortality and the fact of death.  ~Alexander Chase, “Perspectives,” 1966

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PS: All photographs taken in Kew Gardens during my last visit to London. I love looking up at these airplanes/helicopters flying.

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