every time, Wilf orders a double scotch. brand doesn’t matter but it has to be a double. can’t stand the shudder, he thinks and tries not to think about what lies between the thin, curved walls of the aircraft. fire retardant foam insulation. cotton batting. triple-coated electrical wires. matches. we’re kindling barreling through air, he thinks and swallows amber fluid in one gulp. accelerant.
do you like to fly?