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Suffering the side-effects of the human condition

For those unfamiliar with the latest news in aviation, an Air Canada flight came down at Halifax International Airport on Sunday in what I personally refer to as a “successful crash”.   627 more words

Perspective

From a distance by Estela Caballero

I boarded a flight early last week.  I saw the curve of the Earth and I wished the moment could have been shared with a loved one.   402 more words

Latina

Kathrin Goldbach and Andreas Lubitz -- Five Things To Know

FW News: Kathrin Goldbach was a regular German teacher in Gesamtschule in Krefeld, near Dusseldorf, weeks before the tragic incident that crashed lives of 150 passengers of the Germanwings jetliner. 103 more words

Crime

Andreas Lubitz, Germanwings Crash -- Video 'emerges showing cabin in final moments before disaster'

Independent: A video taken by a passenger inside the cabin of the Germanwings plane shortly before it tragically crashed last week has reportedly emerged.

The footage apparently discovered on a memory chip believed to have come from a passenger’s mobile phone is said to show people screaming “My God” in several languages, as well as metallic banging – thought to be the flight’s captain trying to open the cockpit door, the French magazine Paris Match has reported. 43 more words

Crime

Thy Will Be Done

“To pray, ‘Thy will be done in earth as it is in heaven’ is to pray that men may be like angels, that as angels fulfil God’s will in heaven, men may fulfil his will instead of their own, on earth. 1,138 more words

Prayer

Bleeding Eyes

Traced in lines of red lie the deadliest dreams,

Flavored with sin, guilt, and temptation

are the forbidden hopes on which the tombstone leans.

We spend lifetimes of nights to know what it means. 29 more words

Into My Dad's World...

I know you in my heart but not in my mind is how my dad must feel. It is so heart breaking to see him slowly slip away mentally while he still looks the same on the outside. 723 more words

Inspirational