It wasnt so much her eyes but the situation which caught him offguard. Lightyears may have passed but time stood still for that one moment.
Chapter 1. Its all in the mind.
The far future, Andromeda Galaxy, Planet Unnamed
A few thousand years away. In the andromeda galaxy, the next outpost of mankind was a story that was waiting to be told.
He was a simple fellow, not one to boast of his discoveries, but the ideas he had thought up made mankind reach the level of sophistication they had never thought possible.
She was an outsider, from earth, perhaps the last place in the universe you would expect sometime to drop by from.
Perhaps if not for the glow of the stars outside things would have been gloomy. He never had felt rain, or seen rain. Only the videos shown in classrooms were all he ever saw. Half the people on the Starship Explorer never have seen a cloud in their life. Much less a mouse.
There were more than 20 ships in his fleet at this time. Most ships were new and the best in their class. From cruisers to research vessels to destroyers, each ship had their own special functions. One of the core ships which looked like much like a donut could may as well have made donuts. Unfortunately all that was ever done there was research.
At this point the author would like to apologize for the interruption but due to the donut lingering in my mind I am unable to imagine further the worlds beyond our own and the adventures that have yet to happen.
To be continued...
As Homer Simpson(From the simpsons, Premiered December 17, 1989 shown to present) would say... "mmmmmmmm... donuts..."