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Aero-News Quote of the
"I think what kept me on the straight and narrow is that
I didn't give myself any other options. I didn't think about a
back-up plan, I didn't think about a 'what if it doesn't work out
plan.' I think sometimes you lull yourself into thinking, 'OK, I
have that plan, and if it gets hard I'll go to the back-up plan.'
If you don't have it, you push through." Source: Major
Shawna Rochelle Kimbrell, the first African-American female combat
pilot for the USAF.