P2V-7 converted to an aerial firefighting aircraft by Black Hills Aviation, Inc. originally from Spearfish, SD, then later based out of Alamogordo, NM. The small white dot in the sky above the aircraft and the tip of the pine tree is the Forest Service lead plane.. Arnold Kolb is the brave and undefeated pilot on this mission.
The book, The Sunburnt Queenby Hazel Crampton, is about a 7 year old English girl who washed up on the Wild Coast of South Africa in the 1730s was adopted by her rescuers. She grew to be a woman of astounding beauty wisdom, becoming the Great Wife of a prince. So starting a dynasty that extends to many of todays Xhosa royal families. Because of her recessive gene in the blood line, every now then, a child in the area is born with bright blue eyes.
Bob Goff, author of Love Does, has a phrase on his bathroom mirror that says: Love God, Love People, and Do Stuff. He has this attitude of just saying "yes" to love, life, the world, people, and God. He quits something every Thursday to make room for more of the "yes's" in life.