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When I got a job at Wichita, there was an employee group which owned a hot-air balloon. I guess as some sort of partnership, you bought a share. I had the chance to buy in and was hot to do so. Friend wife put the kibosh on that!

Probably a good thing, since a year later we moved to Chicago. Kind of hard to fly in a Wichita-based hot-air balloon when you live in Chicago.
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