Life gets boring, says 89-year-old D-Day parachutist

By Agence France-Presse
Friday, June 6, 2014 4:41 EDT
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Life gets boring, says D-Day parachutist, 89 (via AFP)

“At my age life tends to get a wee bit boring. So you’ve got to grab at any chance at excitement!” That was the verdict of 89-year-old D-Day veteran Jock Hutton after he had jumped from a plane at 5,000 feet on Thursday in his own unique act of commemoration…

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