Tue, May 09, 2006
Aero-News: Quote of the Day
Quote of the Day usually derives from current news, though we
reserve the right to pick quotes out of history that have a bearing
on the day's events and issues.
Sometimes, you'll find them timely and in keeping with the
content of the day's news... and sometimes, they'll just be
Reader suggestions and comments are welcome... and if
particularly intriguing, timely, or poignant, may themselves
become future Quotes of the Day.
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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"I don't call it a love story. I call it a manipulation
story and I think her strength is that she will never be
manipulated by anyone again."
Source: Dillwynia Corrections Centre chaplain
Christine Gyllins, on the strange case of Lucy Dudko, an
Australian librarian who in March 1999 brandished a gun during
a helicopter flight over Sydney, and ordered the pilot to land in
the exercise yard at Silverwater Jail so she could break her
boyfriend, John Killick, out of prison. After six weeks on the lam,
Dudko and Killick were caught by police. After serving seven years
of her 10 year sentence, Dudko was freed Monday... but she is
forbidden from seeing or speaking to Killick... at least until he
is eligible for parole in 2013.
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