I think I got more publicity the first day than I have in 56 years. When I'm not there I command more attention than when I am there.
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I'm getting better. It takes a little time, but I'm getting better.
I was in so much pain that I don't think I cared the night that it happened. All I wanted to do was to have the bone put back into the socket.
I offered my services, but they were declined. Of course, they had (Catholic actress) Helen Hayes,
Sheppard began his career as a high school speech teacher, and was a professor at St. John's into the late 1990s. I think my teaching has been, or was, more important in my life than public address, ... Because teaching was more important than public address announcing in its value to society.
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A lot of people recognize me or feel that they know me. A lot of times when I speak, they recognize my voice. It's fun, it's exciting. It's always good feedback.
The factor most ignored in discussing interstellar flight is the kinetic energy that must be invested in the ship to make its tons of matter move at a substantial fraction of the speed of light.