Kim;Pasquini;strained;to;look out the window of the small airplane. “Zachary, there it is! Over;to;the;right!”;Zachary
they were right over their home church.
with her camera. It was a crisp picture-perfect autumn day in Connecticut, and
her son was providing wonderful photo
schooled student Zachary dropped a
newspaper clipping on his mom’s desk
at it, laughed, and promptly threw it away.
Not easily deterred, Zachary continued to
bring up the subject with his parents.
bitten their son. Watching his eyes light
up that day as he sat in the planes and
Three Wing Flight School in Stratford,
Flying was somewhat of a touchy issue
small plane had crashed into her fam-ily’s;vacation;cabin.;Kim;and;her;family
survived, but having been through such
a horrific experience, Kim was under-standably;anxious;about;Zachary’s;new
interest. Even so, her only stipulation was
that she be allowed to go up with him on
much to allay her fears.
Higher Education: Flight! By;Amy;Hastings;Olsen
Homeschool in the Air:
license is not an easy
one, nor is it cheap.
TOP: Zachary standing beside one of the planes he flew, a Piper Warrior
RIGHT: Zachary with his mom, Kim Pasquini
LEFT: The newspaper article Zachary put on his mom’s desk months before he began
to fly. This is not where he took lessons; it was simply his way of telling his parents
about his dream to start taking flying lessons.