Letters, May 13, 1996

JESSICA DUBROFF'S LAST FLIGHT In the beginning it may have been the father's idea for Jessica Dubroff to make the cross-country trip at the age of seven [NATION, April 22], but she loved to fly. Whether she made the flight for the world record or simply for the love of flying, the choice was ultimately left up to her. Society is always looking for an answer to every tragedy, but it should take into consideration that this little girl set and accomplished goals for herself that 80-year-olds probably have not. I hope those who point their finger at others take a...

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