Mike was first my employee, then my friend, and well FLOM tells the rest of the story. When in the early 1990s he quit the company we worked for, I hired a young American woman of Filipino descent right out of college as his replacement. Yaz and I have remained friends over the many years and many miles we’ve traveled since. Now it seems her daughter is a talented and aspiring rock star. Ah, the twists and turns fate takes.