The flight back to Honolulu, although perhaps a tad hazy, could well have been the most memorable of my inter island trips. First, take-off, with the Natural Energy Laboratory of Hawaii Authority to my right:
Next, Haleakala, where, if you look closely, you can see a bank of wind energy conversion devices. Then, Kahoolawe, with Haleakala in the background:
On landing, Waikiki and Diamond Head:
Appropriately enough, a rainbow over Hawaiian Airlines:
- Sentimental Journey: released at my age of 5, coincident with the end of World War II in Europe, was co-written by Les Brown, who also conducted, with Doris Day singing her very first hit.
- I'm Getting Sentimental Over You: something about this song, released in 1935 by Tommy Dorsey, with he playing the trombone, makes me very sentimental, but I don't know why.