April 14, 2015
The Thrifty Gypsy's Travels : #BringBackOurGirls
Originally posted May 12, 2014
(The following story happened on August 24, 2012, while on a flight from Dulles to Amsterdam en route to Prague. While the exact words of the conversation may not be verbatim, the content and emotion are accurate.)
Jostling my way down the aisle of a Boeing-777 on my way to enjoy a long vacation in Prague and Germany, I should've been ecstatically happy that my much-anticipated vacation was finally here. But I wasn't. Stupid KLM and their stupid seat assignment mix-up, I thought angrily. For the first time ever, I wasn't going to be seated next to my husband, and I was grumpy and agitated because of it. To add insult to injury, I had a middle seat and with the plane at near full capacity, I just hoped that my seatmates on both sides were unobtrusive and indifferent....Read More.