"You know, it's at times like this when I'm stuck in a Vogon airlock with a man from Betelgeuse, and about to die of asphyxiation in deep space, that I really wish I'd listened to what my mother told me when I was young."

"Why, what did she say ?"

I don't know, I didn't listen."

—Douglas Adams, "Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy"
Marc's realm

Short trips