Awareness of the outside world. “The uncrewed Artemis I mission … is targeting liftoff on August 29 between 8:33 a.m. ET and 10:33 a.m. ET from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida.” CNN: How to watch the Artemis I mission lift off to the moon, Strickland, August 28, 2022. Emphasis mine.
Update. CNN: Today’s Artemis I launch has been scrubbed after engine issue, Strickland, August 29, 2022. Phooey.
The Diagnosis, a play in one act.
Us: Rodney’s heel is swollen & sore. It’s minor but taking forever to heal.
Vet, pokes & prods: Yup.
Us: Do you need to … sedate … block … ultrasound?
Us: Well, okay then.
I jest, but we were closing in on three weeks. It was time for expert eyes. Bottom line. His heel is annoyed. It will get over itself. Eventually.
Well, okay then.