It's our destiny to explore. It's our destiny to be a space-faring nation.
Get the shuttle out of the garage. It's in its prime of its life. How could we just put it away?
Could Get Life
Today, we are on a path of decay. We are seeing the book close on five decades of accomplishment as the leader in human space exploration.
Decay Today Book
We leave as we came and, god willing, as we shall return, with peace, and hope for all mankind.
Shall Leave Came
I hold the world speed record downhill, in a Rover. I think it was 17 kilometers per hour, downhill.
Hour Hold Think
As we leave the Moon at Taurus-Littrow, we leave as we came, and God willing, as we shall return, with peace and hope for all mankind.
Hope Mankind Return
The countdown reached ten seconds and I could almost hear an invisible crescendo of stirring background music. 'Anchors aweigh!' Five, four, three, two, one... and we had ignition!
Reached Two Five
We found out the Gemini spacesuit was, well, oxygen was flowing to keep me cool as well as to breathe, and it wasn't good enough. My visor got fogged.
Well Oxygen Good
We went into darkness after being in daylight the whole time on the way to the Moon. And then we went into darkness. And we're in the shadow... of the Moon.
Time To The Moon Shadow
Here I am at the turn of the millennium and I'm still the last man to have walked on the moon, somewhat disappointing. It says more about what we have not done than about what we have done.
Last Still Than