Silent Giants: A North American Odyssey by Ron Gruner
Approx. 7,450 words.
Published on May 2, 2008.
Occasionally life presents the opportunity to do something very special. For me that opportunity came in the summer of 1991 when I flew my classic Cessna 195 from St.John's, Newfoundland, to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.
Our story begins just as the cliffs of the Newfoundland coast slowly emerge from the gray ocean mist...