It was barely 7 o’clock in the morning.
The crowded throng of early rising passengers giving credence to Foursquare’s notice: the airport was swarming.
I sat by a rare functioning outlet in a dark musty corner at my US Airways gate waiting for my boarding group announcement. The friction of whirling fans in my MacbookPro warmed my lap as I edited the gantt chart I created for a new assignment I picked up that week and I was suddenly aware of the peace and calm surrounding me on this trip.
My first flight without the rest of the family. [continue]