|The Atlantis this morning as it runs|
through the docking checklist.
Mission Specialists Garrett Reisman, Michael Good and Steve Bowen will transfer the spacesuits and spacewalk equipment over to the station’s Quest airlock and begin setting up for the first spacewalk.
We thought this quote from Graham Greene, from The Lost Child and Other Essays, was fitting --since watching the Space Station has all four of use feeling like kids! (For a treaseure trove of all things Graham Greene, click here)
In childhood all books are books of divination, telling us about the future, and like the fortune-teller who sees a long journey in the cards or death by water, they influence the future. I suppose that is why books excited us so much. What do we ever get nowadays from reading equal the excitement and the revelation of those first fourteen years?