When once is enough
The Reporter's Notebook
Last updated 9/30/2020 at 8:40am
Sometimes doing things only once is a good idea.
This is particularly true for me when it involves heights. The top rung in an eight-foot ladder is enough for me. Flying into Kodiak, Alaska was a prime example of the kind of coward I’ve become.
We were in an old plane, I should say a primitive plane, which held about 20 passengers — and our suitcases were loaded inside the passenger com...