Leonard sits on the swing, a glass of bourbon untouched in front of him, as he rocks and stares up at the moon.
Somewhere up there, he thinks, are people. It’s different from knowing and hearing about the space race in the last few years, and while he knows he’ll get used to the idea of humanity in space, it really does sound like something out of Joanna’s television show. The only difference is that the human race is currently so unprepared for the challenges of space when they’re too preoccupied with their petty issues on the ground.”
McCoy/Kirk, X-men Crossover