Stars. Nothing but stars in all directions. My breathing is laboured, the oxygen mix almost too low for life. A random accident, a burst of the thrusters and now drifting. Too far for rescue. I don't mind, the view is amazing. Pin sharp stars across the infinite black veil.
If I'm going to die, this is all I could have hoped for. It doesn't hurt, it feels pleasant. I'm not afraid. I enjoy the view. Absorb its majesty. They say the last moment follows you for eternity. If that is true then I am indeed blessed. I only wish that...
Olga Klezovitch over 3 years ago
"The last moment follows you for eternity": I liked that. Nice transition from the end to the beginning....Gives me hope.
Michael Brookes over 3 years ago
Andre M. Pietroschek 2 months ago
Wise and poetic words. Few can appreciate the comparably rare gift of a swift and painless death, especially one allowing our awareness or consciousness a final moment to perceive clearly...