By Jennifer Spencer
Elsa had always wanted a flying lesson, not to become a pilot or anything, just for the experience. It was the idea of being up in the air with her own hands on the controls, the steering wheel thing, gliding through the clouds. She doesn’t know anything about planes and she has no idea how it might feel, or what sensations she will experience when she gets up there, she just knows that she has to find out.
She drives through the outback with the jeep’s windows wide open with the wind in her hair and imagines, for some reason, that it would be like this up in the air. Until now she hasn’t thought much about what type of plane she will have her flying lesson in. She reaches into the dash and feels for her flying lesson coupon for the 10th time since she left Melbourne. [Read more…] about The Flying Lesson