The entrance opens, two men dressed in Pilots' uniforms walk up the
Both are wearing dark glasses, one is using a guide dog, and the
is tapping his way along the aisle with a cane.
Nervous laughter spreads through the cabin, but the men enter the
cockpit, the door closes, and the engines start up.
The passengers begin glancing nervously around, searching for some
sign that this is just a little practical joke.

None is forthcoming.

The plane moves faster and faster down the runway, and the people
sitting in the window seats realize they're headed straight for the
water at the edge of the airport territory. As it begins to look as
though the plane will plough into the water, panicked screams fill
cabin. At that moment, the plane lifts smoothly into the air.
The passengers relax and laugh a little sheepishly, and soon all
retreat into their magazines, secure in the knowledge that the plane is in
good hands. In the cockpit, one of the blind pilots turns to the other
and says, "
You know, Bob, one of these days, they're gonna scream too late and we're all gonna die."