On a recent air trip, the plane lurched, suddenly lost attitude, and shook violently. Many passengers screamed. The pilot told anyone standing to drop to the floor. It was a terrifying moment for everyone, and one I have never experienced before, after almost a half century of air travel.
I felt surprisingly tranquil. None of us knew what might happen next, but everyone on that plane wondered if this was the end. I held my wife’s hand, thinking that if we were to plunge to our deaths I wanted to be connected to her. I thought that if this was my time, so be it. Later my wife told me... Read More