Neil Armstrong and the Moon

by practicalspactical

Years later, in the 70s and 80s, do you think Neil Armstrong would sometimes look up at the Moon, and miss it like an old lover or old friend —

Before we lived in digital, the people we once knew passed below the horizon of our lives, gone, but not present —

Now, we see them, or their shadows, as Armstrong saw the moon, present but unreachable, unreachably far —