Jeffrey Miller

A Writer's Life

God Speed Alan Shepard

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Wow, 50 years ago today.

When I was a young boy growing up in Cherry, Illinois back in the early 60s, I was like most young boys who dreamed of becoming an astronaut. Back then, many of our heroes were our astronauts, baseball players, police officers, and fire fighters.

What the hell happened?

2 Comments

  1. wow, I remember watching this on an old black and white TV in school. The space flights were a big deal back in those days. Life sure has changed a lot in 50 years!

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