This man is a gentleman. I was lucky enough to meet him last October and a kinder, nicer man you could not wish to encounter. That he was a top astronaut in the Shuttle era makes him bigger in my eyes but you needn't take my word for it. My granddaughter is a little in love with him. And I think he is a little in love with her.
So buy Donald Thomas's book when it comes out. Put your pre-order in now.