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"Fate has ordained that the men who went to the moon to explore in peace will stay on the moon to rest in peace.
These brave men, Neil Armstrong and Edwin Aldrin, know that there is no hope for their recovery. But they also know that there is hope for mankind in their sacrifice."
The speech William Safire wrote for Nixon, just in case the Lunar landing went south...
For every human being who looks up at the moon in the nights to come will know that there is some corner of another world that is forever mankind.