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He stared at the Earth below him, the sound of his breathing echoing in his ears. For the first time in his life he felt small and insignificant in the grand scheme of things. Ever the outgoing and energetic person, he now found himself tethered to the space shuttle and alone.
Alone with my thoughts. I never thought such a thing would terrify me so.
But it did, more so than watching the flashes and growing tops of mushroom clouds on the Earth below. Humanity was in the process of wiping itself out and he served as the lone witness.