Brian Milton - Global Flyer - The first chapter.
copied from the book with kind permission of Brian Milton
Deyr fe, deyr froendr
Deyr sjalfr it samr.
Ek veit einn podaldri deyr
Domr af mannr domi
Cattle die, kinsmen die,
You die yourself in the end.
I know one thing that never dies,
The reputation of a manís deeds
Norse writings from between the fourth and fourteenth centuries
I had wanted to fly a microlight around the world in 80 days ever since the Australian billionaire Kerry Packer summoned