When I heard the news, I couldn’t even believe how lucky we are that we get to see what happens/ has happened with these beloved characters. It’s rarer now, I think, to see an actual continuation to a series, and not a remake. I’m so freaking excited!! 🖤 (this drawing is of when they first kissed. Iconic.)

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Apparently no one in the Navy was actually called “Maverick” or “Iceman” — real call signs were embarrassing, ridiculous, or patently disgusting. “Stewbeef,” “Big Bird,” “Purge.” Logan’s was simply “Mouth” for reasons Veronica took to be obvious.

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Voices of the Navy wives at the funeral echoed in her mind like a Greek chorus. We try to look out for each other. Well, you’ll see. It didn’t make her feel better. She didn’t want to be in their club. Didn’t want to learn how to be apart from the one person she longed to see every day.