By Bernie Bell
Branson said he wants more people to be able to go into space – more people with the money to pay to do so, presumably.
Here’s a poem by C.S. Lewis which possibly has more to do with the root of this impulse ……
PRELUDE TO SPACE
By the by….. https://theconversation.com/space-tourism-rockets-emit-100-times-more-co-per-passenger-than-flights-imagine-a-whole-industry-164601
That’s a remarkable poem by C S Lewis – a voice of his that came as a surprise. The eloquent voice of sanity. ☮️
As I admit here…..
…I wasn’t aware of C.S. Lewis as a poet until relatively recently. It’s well worth getting a book of his poetry – I did!