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Letters: Seating strategies?

Regarding "Trying to Sit Together" [Letters, Feb. 15]: Years ago, when traveling with my young daughter, I had no problem rearranging our separate seating assignments when I informed the stranger next to her that I had requested an extra bag from the flight attendant because she often suffered from motion sickness. It was, in fact, true. Not that I am recommending fabricating such a story, but it definitely helped in our situation. Judy Brooks Valley Village Here's another item to add to letter writer David Kaufman's great "kit" to help get your family seated together without paying extra. Give the flight attendants earplugs and say, "My kids always...