Special to SEGAZINE
It was her first plane trip, but Marqkria McMiller was more concerned about fitting through the aisle on her flight to New York for an appearance on “Good Morning America” in January.
Although she lost more than 300 pounds in 4½ years after a doctor warned her she was in danger of dying from health problems associated with obesity, she still had moments of doubt about her self-image.
As she boarded the plane, she held up the line of passengers when she paused and stared down that aisle. Then she glimpsed at her reflection in a stainless steel cabinet — and she was reminded of the new Marqkria.