Archive: October 2006

Things Forgotten

The other night I was doing my job, as we do 24 hours a day, seven days a week, when it hit me: Memories of home were eluding me. I could no longer recall details I once took for granted, such as the subtlety of a scent. The sensation blindsided me and the rest of the crew as we flew over Iraq. We all reflected on what we've forgotten for having been away so long....

By Bert Stover | October 12, 2006; 7:00 AM ET | Comments (56)

 

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