AuthorsDen.com  Join (free) | Login 

     Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
   Services MarketPlace (Free to post!)
Where Authors and Readers come together!

Signed Bookstore | Authors | eBooks | Books | Stories | Articles | Poetry | Blogs | News | Events | Reviews | Videos | Success | Gold Members | Testimonials

Featured Authors: Jeff Alt, iM Cates, iErnie Heavin, iSubbarao Mukkavilli, iJay Dubya, iRobert Davis, iKen Coleman, i
  Home > History > Articles
Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     

Fumiko Takahashi

· Become a Fan
  Notify me of new titles
  added by this author.

· 11 titles
· 16 Reviews
· Share with Friends!
· Save to My Library
·
Member Since: Sep, 2011

   Sitemap
   Contact Author
   Read Reviews

Books
· I was a Pan Am Princess of the Sky

· Disappearance- The Rise & Fall of Pan Am


Short Stories
· My Walk on the Wild Side


Articles
· 47 Ronin's True Story

· How to Pick Up Foreign Men

· Coffee, Tea or Me? The True Story.

· Marilyn & Joe Divorce over Icon Photo

· Lindbergh's Secret Date with Waitress

· Merv Griffin Steals My Shrimp

· Marilyn Monroe's Honeymoon Flight


News
· Amazon’s ‘Black Ship’ Assault on Japan Includes Pan Am Stewardess’ Book

· Pan Am Princess now on iTunes

· 'Pan Am Princess' available on Kindle

Fumiko Takahashi, click here to update your web pages on AuthorsDen.

Steve McQueen On Pan Am
By Fumiko Takahashi
Last edited: Sunday, March 24, 2013
Posted: Wednesday, September 07, 2011



Share    Print   Save  Become a Fan
Recent articles by
Fumiko Takahashi

• 47 Ronin's True Story
• Marilyn Monroe's Honeymoon Flight
• Marilyn & Joe Divorce over Icon Photo
• How to Pick Up Foreign Men
• Coffee, Tea or Me? The True Story.
• Merv Griffin Steals My Shrimp
• Lindbergh's Secret Date with Waitress
           >> View all 8
A Steve McQueen Look-A-Like.

"You know, if you went to Japan, you'd be popular because you look like Steve McQueen."He's very popular there,"  I told the first class cabin passenger.
 
"Really?" he replied.
 
I had just finished servicing meals in economy class and went into the first class galley to cook my own meal.  It was 1968, my second year as a stewardess. We were flying from Los Angeles to London on the polar route.  
 
Suddenly this handsome man, with beautiful blue eyes, walked into the galley and asked, "Are you Japanese?"
 
My English had improved since I first started flying, so I felt more confident talking with passengers."Yes", I replied.
  
I had noticed that this passenger's wife was always sleeping and he was always awake during the flight talking with the stewardesses. As we talked, I took my meal over to the lounge area and he followed me and sat down.  It had sofa style seats and a table, like a restaurant. This lounge table was rare among airlines.
 
This is where I said to him, "You know, you look like Steve McQueen. He's very popular in Japan. If you go there, I'm sure you'll be popular when people see you walking around."
 
"I've been to Japan a few times," he continued, "and I really love it there.
  
Soon, two other stewardesses sat down and joined us in the conversation. At one point I said to them, "Doesn't he look like Steve McQueen?"
 
One of them replied, "Fumiko, that IS... Steve McQueen."
 
Mister McQueen just sat there with a funny smirk on his face.
 
***** This story is included in my Amazon Kindle book:
I was a Pan Am Princess of the Sky.  urlm.in/pdkl
Read 20 pages free on 'look inside'.
 
Join me on FACEBOOK: http://goo.gl/HDgQU
 
 

 

Web Site Pan Am Princess Kindle Page
f

Reader Reviews for "Steve McQueen On Pan Am"


Want to review or comment on this article?
Click here to login!


Need a FREE Reader Membership?
Click here for your Membership!


Reviewed by Carolyn Kingsley 5/1/2012
I'm star struck myself. McQueen was a good actor. Too bad we lost him at age fifty.
Reviewed by Miller Caldwell 12/15/2011
That's how life surprises us.
Miller
www.netherholmpublications.co.uk
Reviewed by John Martin 9/9/2011
Nicely written...certainly worth a smile... :-)

Books by
Fumiko Takahashi



I was a Pan Am Princess of the Sky

Buy Options
Kindle, Amazon, more..




Disappearance- The Rise & Fall of Pan Am

Buy Options
Nook, more..


Popular
History Articles
  1. You Get Booed at the Apollo? What Next?
  2. 47 Ronin's True Story
  3. 20 Soldiers Defeat 150,000 Soldiers
  4. The Hollywood Writers' Wars--Book Review
  5. Uroboros
  6. STAR-SPANGLED SPECTACULAR
  7. The Last of the Doolittle Raiders
  8. Steve McQueen On Pan Am
  9. TO KILL THE CONFEDERACY
  10. A Life Cut Short: The Day Brad Henderson
  11. The Original Godzilla's True Story
  12. Mankind. 2 Minute History
  13. Reproducing the human race
  14. Killing Jesus--Book Review
  15. On their Own: Britain's Child Migrants
  16. USAF Slide on Ice and Snow ski tests
  17. Shakespeare's Secret Messiah--Book Review
  18. Desperate Self-Definition Times for Americ
  19. THE PARTY OF NO - PART DOS !
  20. The Politics of Evil

You can also search authors by alphabetical listing: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z



Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us


Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen

© AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.