We propelled you toward the stars
You circled over us without fear,
Only awe and a trust in the inevitable
Realization of our hopes and dreams.


“Zero G and I feel fine.” – John Glenn in 1962


(Photo courtesy of the U.S. Senate/National Archives)


We also lost the amazing and enigmatic David Bowie at the beginning of this year which has robbed us of so many of our brightest and most talented visionaries.  May they Rest in Peace.


9 thoughts on “Hero

    1. Thank you for you kind words Mia!! There are so few true American heroes left. I love the childlike glee in his eyes in the picture also. He is a true example of a full an amazing life lived. I hope you have a wonderful weekend too!! – Lola 🌺🙂


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