4/25/13: Today's headline's will read that I've had enough. I think I've paid my dues. The slugs have bled me. The dogs have barked. The angels have gone home. I hover around the unknown, hoping there is more because there always has been...That is what life had taught me. I am still waiting, waiting, waiting. I am still waiting.
On April 12, 1961, Russian cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin (left, on the way to the launch pad) made the first human spaceflight, a 108-minute orbital journey in his Vostok 1 spacecraft. Newspapers like The Huntsville Times (right) trumpeted Gagarin's accomplishment. CREDIT: NASA