I am slogging through my exam rewrites ... slowly, but, hopefully, steadily.
I saw this on a break, and thought I would share it. Hoping you were celebrating contact for the good aspects -- and sending peaceful thoughts to those who through contact found only death, violence and savagery.
There are two sides to every coin, and sometimes we need the less deplorable side to shine.
So, thanks to contact the world has tomatoes and llamas and pow wows and many other things... it's a little bit of a silver lining.