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A Day in Eternity John Gillespie Magee Jr. Author of "High Flight"

John Magee to be Memorialized in Bronze

(Above) Sketch of the proposed bronze statue of John Gillespie Magee Jr by Anthony Dufort. World War II pilot John Gillespie Magee Jr. is a historical figure underlying a major character in A Day in Eternity. He was made famous by his sonnet, titled “High Flight,” about the mystical experiences many pilots have while flying. […]