One of the first gifts my husband gave me was a suitcase. I remember unwrapping it, not knowing what it would be, even though the shape and size should have given it away. He is a pilot, so I suppose a new suitcase is a gift that a pilot’s-wife-to-be should have expected!
While it really was a nice suitcase, I immediately thought it must be my ‘carry-on bag’. It must be what I will put a few extra things in while the majority of my luggage is packed in a larger bag, checked to its final destination and traveling in the cargo compartment of the plane.
This bag was nice, brand new shiny wheels, a cool pull up handle…but it was just so small. The few times I had traveled prior to this, I had always used a bigger suitcase, one that was able to hold whatever I might need. Continue reading “One More Thing”