"Day 12: I woke up in the middle of the night to a spectacular show. I never payed much attention to the stars before now, but out here you can actually see them. There's Orion, and Orillion. Ursa Major and Ursa Minor. The Lurker and the maiden. And that big red star near the Northern star is the Wolf. I had only heard of these and sen them once or twice, when the sky was clear back at the Edge. As I'm sitting here writing this in the sparse light cast by the coals of my fire I see a shooting star. Perhaps there is beauty in the wastes after all ... "