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Day 0 (January 3, 2016)

To give you a sense of where I stand today, below are my key stats:

  • Height: 6 feet 2 inches
  • Weight: 184.5 pounds

Based on my makeshift vertical leap test conducted at home with double sided scotch tape around my middle finger, below is the summary of what I’m up against: 499 more words

Air Alert

Prologue (Jan 1 - 2, 2016)

When I came across the title of the book, Year of the Dunk while browsing through new books section at my local public library, I almost immediately knew what the book was going to be about before I even started reading through the synopsis on the back cover and I was delighted to have my hunch validated. 540 more words

Air Alert

August 13, 1945

The next day we continued digging on water mains and had more air raid alerts, but there was no activity in our vicinity. They gave us one more blanket, so now each man had his own. 14 more words