It's our destiny to explore. It's our destiny to be a space-faring nation.
Our Destiny Explore
Get the shuttle out of the garage. It's in its prime of its life. How could we just put it away?
Get Just Garage
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.
Exploration Accomplishment Space
We leave as we came and, god willing, as we shall return, with peace, and hope for all mankind.
Came Peace Willing
I hold the world speed record downhill, in a Rover. I think it was 17 kilometers per hour, downhill.
Per Think Hold
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.
Shall Moon Leave
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!
Could Stirring Reached
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.
Oxygen Found Out
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.
Went 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.
About Somewhat Done