A young pregnant female stands in the security line at Birmingham International Airport. She works at a DC nonprofit but flies back to Alabama for ob-gyn appointments. The wedding ring is missing.
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Travel by air should be a time of leisure; a chance to escape your humdrum worries.
—1950’s airline promotion, National Air Science Museum
When I was growing up a plane trip was a big deal.... read more
You know the moment.
Bleary-eyed from a long air trip, you slouch at the baggage carousel with your fellow passengers sharing a single unspoken question: Did my luggage make it?
A bell sounds. Machinery somewhere... read more