Opinion

Top Gun: Maverick a nostalgic flight back to 1986

Karen Hardy
By Karen Hardy
June 10 2022 - 7:30pm

Back in 1986 I was a cocky young thing, full of bravado and bluster. Well that's a lie. I've never really been that person. But back when the original Top Gun came out we were all so young and full of that certain kind of confidence that only 20-year-olds can have. The idea that the world is your oyster and your life will unfold just as you want it to. How naive we were.

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Karen Hardy

Karen Hardy

Canberra Times lifestyle reporter

I've covered a few things here at The Canberra Times over the years, from sport to education. But now I get to write about the fun stuff - where to eat, what to do, places to go, people to see. Let me know about your favourite things. Email: karen.hardy@canberratimes.com.au

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