“It’s always been a dream of mine,” said the spaceman to his wife.
“You know that it’s been so long since you’ve touched me,” she replied.
“I’m doing it for the benefit of humanity!”
She cries, “I wish you’d do something for me.”
They call his name and he leaves her there; it’s time for liftoff.
The captain leans over and says to him, “Don’t worry, son.”
There must be something out here - we’ve come this far.
Still looking for an answer up among the stars.
The captain smiles calmly, old and wise and kind, “I know why you’re here and what you’re trying to find.”
“There’s gotta be a secret, captain, my hands are tied!”
“Well son, it ain’t no secret: it’s what we leave behind. We all leave our hearts at home.”