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“Cheers to The Pretty Drifter…”
The bartender said this as he raised his can of RedBull and nodded ever so slightly in my direction. I smiled, tilting my head as if his title for me
I stare, lost by the sight of the deep navy water as it moves and churnes. Maybe we are the same, the ocean and I; me always moving, always churning. I think I tried to make it stop once; the movement.
I lay on the half circle box, my side folding over the foam. My face translated the burning felt by working muscles. I exhaled in an attempt to minimize the discomfort, gritted my teeth, and thought,
Life is often defined by set schedules, ideas, and ideals. Then you become a flight attendant. Your world is flipped upside-down, and you are thrown around.
For those that have jobs, you may be familiar with the term “commuting.” It’s the process that you engage in to make it to work; whether that be by walking,
This post was initially started with the title being, “Why More Straight Men Should Be Flight Attendants.” And then it turned into this. That’s writing. That’s life:)
I didn’t need Bali or Thailand or Australia this week. I didn’t need more hours on airplanes, flying standby, or waiting in airports. I didn’t need nights going out, or added disruptions
Always with me, I cannot break away.
My grip holds tight.
I wonder who I am without,
Because we are always,
I rarely go unaccompanied.
And I am always going.
My best friend Dorie has many roles. She’s a flight attendant, friend, wife, creative designer, writer, traveler, and the list goes on. She also happens to be a Mom. A couple of days ago,
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