Travels with Puff: A Gentle Game of Life and Death by Richard Bach

By Richard Bach

"A few years in the past, somebody requested me in terms of their T-shirt, bought Freedom? Here's, a piece not on time and in terms of small seaplanes and a continent 10000 horizons broad, my answer."--Richard Bach

In the culture of John Steinbeck's Travels with Charley, and Richard Bach's personal bestseller, Illusions, Travels with Puff recounts Bach' trip from Florida to Washington nation in his small seaplane. With humor, knowledge and perception that may basically come from one of many worlds so much cherished authors and an entire pilot, and greater than a hundred and eighty attractive colour pictures, Travels with Puff demanding situations our rules of destiny and our futures, and asks us how do we arrange for the emergencies in our personal lives? do we ever fairly be secure? And, is being secure constantly what we need?

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Max owned a thriving sandwich shop. There were almost always people waiting in line to eat at his little shop. He gave away free pickles, free potato chips, sometimes a free soft drink, and his sandwiches were famous for being overstuffed. One day his son, who lived in a distant city, came to visit. They had a good visit, but as the son was leaving, he told his father, “Since I’ve been here, I’ve been observing how you run the sandwich shop, and I have to tell you for your own good that you’re making a big mistake giving away all those extras.

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