In the 1997 movie Contact, Jodie Foster’s character says, “They should have sent a poet.” Why should NASA send a poet to space?

Because only a poet could do justice to the beauty of the experience.

Ellie says...

No words! No words... ...to describe it! Poetry! They should have sent... ...a poet. It's so beautiful! Beautiful! So beautiful. I had no idea.

  • How do you know all the movies??? – Ver Nick Nov 28 at 21:38
  • Because I watch them...and have been for a long time. – Paulie_D Nov 28 at 21:52
  • Well, I also watch many movies, but remember them all is very hard. – Ver Nick Nov 29 at 6:37

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