may 20, 2017

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“We account for one-sixth of the forces of gravity we see in the universe. There is no known objects accounting for most of the effective gravity in the universe. Something is making stuff move that is not anything we have ever touched.” ~ Neil deGrasse Tyson


Our Shero gassing up for #UKHonorFlight


Because I was mom’s guardian at yesterday’s Honor Flight and posted photos to Facebook throughout the day, I thought I’d put them all here together to walk us through the day in one view. What an incredible experience! 


UK President Capiluto meets our Shero


Old acquaintance Jane Rees and vet husband Don sit down next to our Shero’s guardian


#UKHonorFight on American Airlines’ Boeing 737


water cannon salute at Reagan National DC


Our Shero at Iwo Jima Memorial


photo courtesy Karen Czar of WUKY


Our Shero and her paparazzi


Our Shero’s registry at the Women’s Memorial


Our Shero meets her shero, General Vaught


#UKHonorFlight during wreath laying at Tomb of the Unknown Soldier


Our Shero tours Washington DC


Our Shero meets a three-star general at the WWII Memorial


Our Shero at the Kentucky column of the WWII memorial


Our Shero found Kilroy


Our Shero points out Uncle Ralph Paul Terry at the Vietnam Wall


Our Shero at Korea War Memorial


Our Shero with WUKY’s Karen Czar at Air Force Memorial


Sheros dancing for #UKHonorFlight s/hero’s back at Reagan National for homeward flight


#UKHonorFlight vets awaiting mail call


Our Shero accepting her mail call letters from friends and family


#UKHonorFlight survived an aborted landing and went to Charlotte, NC to refuel


#UKHonorFlight arrive back at Bluegrass Airport at 2:20am


Our Shero missed the family at Bluegrass Airport so they decorated the house instead

2 Responses

  1. Jane Rees

    Wonderful recount of an almost perfect day!! Who knew we would meet on this journey!!

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