Saturday, April 23, 2005

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry's flight writings

[Link]: "No one has written about air like Saint-Exupéry. Air was a substance whose beauty so astonished him that he often lapsed into dream-like states while at the controls: the aeroplanes he was flying did not have autopilot. 'I live', he once wrote, 'in the realm of flight'."