Andrea Phillips | Waiting in Vermont
Y: That’s hard to do.
Andrea Phillips: He’s a very grounded man, and he grounds me, and it grounds our kids. We’ve just stayed focused on who we are and who we’ve always been, and I don’t want that to change, except [that] some of the opportunities to go places and meet people has been sort of wow! I sat in the Oval Office, I sat on the couch, and I couldn’t help but think of all the amazing people who have passed through these doors, and I’m one of them. Not that I’m amazing–but how did I get here? Why am I sitting here? That was an absolute wow.
To read more about Andrea Phillips, her husband, and her husband’s ordeal, check out our story from March, 2010 – Captain Richard Phillips and The Pirates.