The Space Truck Ship-177 Atlantis took off yesterday.
When I was a phrap, I remembered the excitement the proceeded each Shuttle launch. I was in front of the T.V. watching live, the day the Crew of the Challenger "... ‘slipped the surly bounds of earth’ to touch the face of God." Tragic.
But I haven't lost my joy for space. I'm just here:
And I want to go there: