The Task

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Down among the rubble
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lost and disregarded
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Apollo 14

The burning stopped and we were clear.
The Moon was smiling. We smiled in return.
I saw my nation: an object strangely shaped
– not like the perfect curve that touched my mind
and centred all my thoughts on all mankind.




  • Dedicated to the memory of Edgar Mitchell