A cloudless sky reached out endlessly across the horizon. Beneath it, the ocean reached out seemingly just as far, complementing its companion. The empty beach was slowly starting to fill with blankets and lawn chairs as throngs of people appeared, all eager to see history in the making. The day was finally here.
Across the bay about four miles in the distance, SN10 stood tall and proud, ready to attempt a successful landing. Even though two other attempts had been made, each had ended in the flames of failure, both literally and metaphorically. No matter what the outcome, the show was sure to be spectacular.