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Slowing Down at 500 MPH

My father-in-law has a rule: "No flying with children under 5". He was a pilot, so he should know. But, he doesn't like to fly now, so the only way for Zachary to spend time with his grandparents is for us to make the three-hour flight to Washington every summer.

If you've never flown alone with a toddler, just imagine trying to keep a child with the energy of a labrador puppy confined to a 2ft. by 2ft. seat for three hours. Now, pretend that this "puppy" can chuck crayons 12 feet in front of …

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