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Fraser
2012-Aug-10, 05:20 PM
“One sees clearly only with the heart. Anything essential is invisible to the eyes.” -*Antoine de Saint-Exupéry   I didn’t expect to find a story about a stranded aviator and a cosmos-travelling boy in the United Nations bookstore in New York City. Yet there The Little Prince was, prominently displayed on a table near the [...]

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KaiYeves
2012-Aug-10, 07:57 PM
A very short, sweet, but enjoyable article-- I approve!

swampyankee
2012-Aug-13, 01:03 PM
St Ex was not just a writer who took up aviation to support the pen; he was one of the leading aviators of his day, pioneering routes for Aeropostale in North Africa and South America.

His books Night Flight and Wind, Sand, and Stars are classics. He also may have been one of very few writers banned for political reasons in both Vichy and Free French territory.