By Sally Putnam Chapman, Stephanie Mansfield

ISBN-10: 0759524971

ISBN-13: 9780759524972

During this remarkable, real tale approximately an autonomous girl, a world-famous aviator, and the strong guy who enjoyed them either, Sally Putnam Chapman, the granddaughter of Dorothy Binney Putnam and George Putnam, recounts a treasure trove of thoughts, spanning the years 1907 to 1961, culled from her grandmother's diaries. of images.

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I laughed so hard, my stomach ached, and I tried to issue a sincere apology through my cackle.  .  . ” Aeron reached into his pocket, pulled out a bottle of nasal spray, and squirted it into one nostril and then the next. I figured it was allergies. We struck up a conversation and for some reason after all those years, Aeron was attractive to me. He was tall and broad. He was strong and protective. He was tangible. He wasn’t thousands of miles away, like Wayne. Over the next several hours, we drank and talked and laughed and Aeron continued to inhale his nasal spray until the bottle was empty.

Aeron reached into his pocket, pulled out a bottle of nasal spray, and squirted it into one nostril and then the next. I figured it was allergies. We struck up a conversation and for some reason after all those years, Aeron was attractive to me. He was tall and broad. He was strong and protective. He was tangible. He wasn’t thousands of miles away, like Wayne. Over the next several hours, we drank and talked and laughed and Aeron continued to inhale his nasal spray until the bottle was empty.

He’s a fucking kid. ” “I don’t care. ” “Okay. ” And just like that, I had him. I had no intention of calling Shad on her behalf—I barely knew her. I just needed a way in, a way to get closer to Shad and, eventually, closer to Wayne.

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