Caption: Faye Lane, Credit: Roger Ho
Image by: Roger Ho 
Faye Lane 

1207: A Flight Attendant, a Refugee and a Preacher, 3/25/2014

From: The Moth
Series: The Moth Radio Hour
Length: 53:58

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A flight attendant describes how she adjusts her attitude while up in the air; a Vietnamese family is forced to flee from their home to take refuge in an unknown land; and a young preacher runs out of gas and ends up in a Texas pool hall. Hosted by The Moth's Artistic Director, Catherine Burns. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay Allison of Atlantic Public Media in Woods Hole Massachusetts Read the full description.

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Faye Lane is a flight attendant who is taught the meaning of gratitude by a passenger.
 
Pha Le's father is presumed dead but returns to smuggle his family out of South Vietnam and eventually to America.
 
Wayne Reece is just starting out as a preacher when a pool hall detour opens his eyes to a whole new world.
 

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Piece Description

Faye Lane is a flight attendant who is taught the meaning of gratitude by a passenger.
 
Pha Le's father is presumed dead but returns to smuggle his family out of South Vietnam and eventually to America.
 
Wayne Reece is just starting out as a preacher when a pool hall detour opens his eyes to a whole new world.
 

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Timing and Cues

Timings include a five-minute newshole.

Billboard: 00:00 - 00:59
In cue: [MUSIC] "This is a communist country, you can't just leave..."
Out cue: "...PRX.org, right after this."

INSERT NEWS HOLE: 1:00 - 5:59

Segment 1: 6:00 - 23:22
In cue: [MUSIC :12] "From PRX, this is The Moth Radio Hour. I'm Catherine Burns..."
Out cue: "The Moth is produced by Atlantic Public Media in Woods Hole, Massachusetts, and presented by the Public Radio Exchange, PRX.org."

Break 1: 23:23 - 24:22

Segment 2: 24:23 - 42:59
In cue: "This is The Moth Radio Hour from PRX..."
Out cue: "The Moth Radio Hour is produced by Atlantic Public Media in Woods Hole, Massachusetts, and presented by the Public Radio Exchange, PRX.org."

Break 2: 43:00 - 43:59

Segment 3: 44:00 - 58:58
In cue: "This is The Moth Radio Hour from PRX."
Out cue: "...and everything else, go to our website the moth.org." [MUSIC ENDS]

Musical Works

Title Artist Album Label Year Length
Uncanny Valley The Drift Memory Drawings. Temporary Residence, Ltd 2009 :00
Bill TIn Hat Trio The Rodeo Eroded. :00
Helium Tin Hat Foreign Legion. Bag Production Records 2010 :00
Still a Fool Smokin Joe Kubek Band Texas Cadillac. Bullseye Blues 1994 :00

Related Website

http://www.prx.org/themoth