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Official New Catergory: Things That Make Sunday Cry

Posted by Sunday on Jun 7, 2008 at 8:39 am

After promising months ago that I would cry myself Chinese at the Johnson Space Center (and then failing to deliver) I instead unexpectedly lost it at the National Air and Space Museum in Washington DC. I just wasn’t expecting to see SpaceShipOne hanging there, sun-bleached, battle-worn and triumphant. I just wanted to touch it, to feel something that had done the fucking improbable. “It’s so small,” Halcyon whispered. “Yeah,” I smiled.

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image credit to Sunday Williams – that’s me!