One thing unbelievable: See William Shatner get emotional about journey to house – CNET

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On the planet of selling, few issues are extra helpful than a very glad buyer, and that is precisely what Jeff Bezos and Blue Origin seem to have in William Shatner following the 90-year-old actor’s brief trip to space on Wednesday. 

As James T. Kirk on Star Trek, Shatner may typically be contemplative and even profound at instances. After all, these traces had been scripted by Gene Roddenberry and a number of writers through the years. However Shatner’s personal phrases throughout his couple of minutes of weightlessness and upon return to Earth are amongst a number of the most poignant delivered by a human customer to house, made all of the extra wondrous when delivered in his trademark halting cadence.

“Weightlessness, oh Jesus!” Shatner is heard exclaiming within the above video because the New Shepard crew capsule crosses the Karman Line, the traditional divider between Earth’s environment and house.

“No description can equal this, weightlessness… oh my god. Oh wow. Oh, I am telling you. Oh my goodness me, oh wow, I am unable to consider this.”


Shatner having fun with the view of a lifetime.

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Not precisely poetry, however the earnest response of a person completely dumbfounded by a life-changing expertise after 9 many years of life is an excellent factor to witness. Whereas his crew mates float and flip across the capsule with a form of giddy delight, Shatner seems to spend many of the flight completely awestruck and admiring the view. 

As soon as again on stable floor, after the champagne was sprayed on the desert flooring, Shatner was in a position to start gathering his phrases in dialog with Blue Origin and Amazon founder Bezos. You may watch the change on the 2:56 mark within the video under. 

“What you could have constructed, everybody on this planet wants to do that,” Shatner tells Bezos. “All people on this planet must see…” he trails off as he will get choked up. 

“The masking of blue, the sheet, this blanket, this comforter of blue that we now have round us, we predict, oh that is blue sky, after which all of a sudden you shoot by it impulsively as when you had been to whip a sheet off of you while you’re asleep and also you’re wanting on the blackness… into black ugliness. And also you look down and there is the blue down there and the black up there and it is simply … there (under) is mom Earth and luxury and there (up, in house) is… is there dying? I do not know, is that how dying is? Whoop! and it is gone? Jesus.”

Shatner then rubs his eyes as he tears up once more.

“It was so shifting to me. This expertise, it is one thing unbelievable.”

You do not get a a lot better testimonial than that. Cannot wait to listen to the song Shatner writes about his flight. 

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William Shatner’s Blue Origin flight supercut


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