Ray removed the door and placed it in the hangar. “So you’ve never flown doors-off before,” he said.
“Actually, this will be our first time in a small plane like this.”
Glancing at the storm, the open door, then back at us, he chuckled. “Well, if we crash, one thing’s for sure: I lived a hell of a lot longer than you two.”
We laughed. What’s an adventure without a little risk?
“Well,” I said. “At least we’ll be going down in style.”