The Blackbird in the Hangar
You may not even really need to be into planes to know about the Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird. The way those letters and numbers fit together is almost poetic, isn't it? SR-71. There is a melody to it that flows in a nice way. It almost makes me wonder if there is some military muse that comes up with some of the better names for these vehicles.
In the background there, waaay in the rear area, you can see the space shuttle ...
- Trey Ratcliff
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