The space shuttle Endeavor has mated with the space station
and shot squiggly astronauts into the mother ship.
Now this tiny town of astronauts is pregnant again,
two hundred and twenty miles above Gaia, the mother of the mother.
The cosmic colony seems to be a very bright star with the
“apparent speed of an airliner.”
Walter Winchell would have called the result of this orgasm
A Blessed Event. And so it is!