I am listening to the tapes my Dad made with a reporter before he died and I am shocked - there is so much that he never shared with us. His story of survival is fascinating. It is an incredible tale of courage, strength, hope, and eventually, freedom. He was twenty-five years old when he was captured. Here is an excerpt:
Welcome to the Hanoi Hilton
Don't worry, it's not all doom and gloom. Much of the book is infused with humor, because that's just the type of guy he was. He was able to amuse himself in the dreariest of circumstances. I will keep you posted on the release date. I was shooting for this Christmas, but the more I dive into this epic adventure, the more I want to tell.