Yonaguni Monument, Okinawa

2012. What a load of crap. All she wanted to do was get as far away from New-Age hooey as possible. Underwater sounded good. Diving the ruins off the shore where her Air Force Brat father had grown up when his father had been stationed at Kadena, was just how this child wanted to celebrate the end of the Mayan Calendar. F-86's had been replaced with F-22's, and Dad was still a brat, but it was definitely a woman that swam through the submerged doorway that had opened just for her.