Is to go to the stations recreation room and take five minutes to think and relax. She walks there passing by some of the crew and then into the door that leads to a place that is the least insane on the station. Accessible here are an assortment of games, entertainment and places to sit down and chat or eat. She decides to…
Benchley's Law: Anyone can do any amount of work, provided it isn't the work he is supposed to be doing at that moment.
She head's out to the huge view screen in the recreation room. Pauses, and marvels at the beautiful vista before her eyes.
The earth, in all its splendor, swathes of cumulus and blue, prussic seas. She never growed tired of looking at it.
She could see, a magnificent view of the Persian gulf. With Saudi Arabia coming into view, and its swathes of yellow, ochre color's.
She, stood silent for a moment, a single tear trickled down her cheek.
"Excuse, me can I help," asked said a slim dark haired woman, wearing a command uniform. She looked up from her slim, holographic ipad.
Feeling a bit embarrassed by being 'caught' she hastily says, "Um, no, nothing you can help with...." she dries her tear quickly and moves along to…