Wednesday, March 07, 2012

Beat the drum slowly

Neptunus Lex

O Spirit Whom the Father sent
To spread abroad the firmament,
O Wind of Heaven, by Thy might
Save all who dare the eagle's flight,
And keep them by Thy watchful care
From every peril in the air!


  1. Hell of a way to start my day, I really enjoyed his posts and he struck me as a great guy.

    The picture they released makes it look like he bellied in just short of the runway (http://www.lahontanvalleynews.com/article/20120306/NEWS/120309948), might have made it, if that building hadn't been there. It doesn't look like he was going very fast when he hit the structure.

    Condolences to his family.

  2. Gary Stringer9:27 AM


  3. Anonymous9:42 AM

    I met Lex at a milblogger conference. This one really hurts, and I can't get my head wrapped around it. Fair winds and following seas, Cap'n. My deepest sympathies to your family.
    Rich Lowe
    Soldiers Angels