Tho’ much is taken, much abides; and though
We are not now that strength which in old days
Moved earth and heaven; that which we are, we are;
One equal temper of heroic hearts,
Made weak by time and fate, but strong in will
To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield.
- Alfred Lord Tennyson
Wednesday, December 23, 2009
The view out the plane window
Some places - like Cape Canaveral - are more, err, dynamic.
The commentary is not so impressive, but the gentleman was no doubt taken by surprise at the event. If it had been me, y'all would have had to listen to a dissertation on Aluminum Oxide as a rocket propellant ...