Welcome to the MoonbaseThe moon was shining brightly in the winter sky. At least that was how it looked like from Earth. To be precise, the moon was only reflecting rays of the sun – it couldn't produce its own light. If it did, the people who lived there would have had to wear sunglasses all the time.More Like This
The boy, who just realized how troublesome it would have been to wear his sunglasses even in his bed, stared at the moon above him in silence. He thought of all those stories he had heard about that strange place. Were they true? He wondered. Or maybe they were just a fairytale to discourage him and other children from going out at night?
“Grandpa?” he asked politely, the question seemed to wake an old man from his peaceful slumber. “Tell me, who are the people from the moon,” the boy demanded. “Just tell me the truth, not your usual stories. I'm not a little child anymore.”
The old man blinked as if not sure where he was, then his pale eyes met those of his curious gr