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Untaken Summer Snapshots

Photo from the, "Would you mind taking our picture?" exchange.

Photo from the, “Would you mind taking our picture?” exchange.

It has been awhile since I winged my way deep in the heart of a planeload full of families to a summer vacation destination. And, I admit to being a little envious of those folks in the frequent-flyer section who practice the art of indifference while the rest of us schlep past on our way to the double-digit rows. With the right attitude, however, there is a lot to be gained from tossing oneself into the great economy-class salad bowl of life. To continue reading…