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Parting is such sweet sorrow

Parting is such sweet sorrow

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NASA / JPL-Caltech / Cornell / poetry by Stuart Atkinson, image by Michael Howard, poster design by Glen Nagle (Astro0)

Parting is such sweet sorrow
To mark Opportunity's departure from Santa Maria and the start of the journey on the Road to Endeavour, Stuart Atkinson has penned another beautiful piece of prose that was just crying out to be turned into another collaborative "poemster" (poem/poster). To get wallpaper and higher-resolution downloads, please go to: http://astro0.wordpress.com/mer7/

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