No ticker tape. No procession. No marching band. Just a simple hero's welcome, minus the hoopla. It was exactly how Capt. Richard Phillips wanted it.
One town over from his home in Underhill, Vermont, hundreds showed up for a potluck picnic and a chance to embrace a rather reluctant hero in person.
"I want to thank all Americans who sent me many, many, many, many letters of support, prayer advice and very kind words," Phillips said.
Since his return home last week, Capt. Phillips has...Full Story