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Horizon

31 Dec 2009, 00:34 UTC
Horizon
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I always like going to the sea. I find it humbling. Nothing but water for as far as the eye can see, yet only a small fraction of this planet which bears us all in our voyage through the cosmos. The horizon seems so much closer to me now, than it ever did before. Practically within reach. A reminder of just how small our planet really is. Small and isolated. Compared with the immense distances to the stars, a mere horizon is just a short walk away. I like to look to it sometimes, and contemplate the size of our planet. Take a deep breath and feel the world turning beneath my feet.(Read more ...)

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