A moth flew towards the moon and fell in love.
A moth flew towards the moon and knocked at my lamp-lit window.
A tide rolled through the deepest ocean.
A tide rolled through a single cell.
Luna, the Earth Moon, from the Classical Latin word lucere (to shine; be bright, resplendent; be visible; shine, emit light; dawn; sparkle, glitter, ) as are Lucifer, elucidate and lucid.
The Moon compels in sometimes very subtle ways. In astrological terms she represents the Mother and the light in the darkness that is the comfort of Home.
In 1969 the Apollo 12 moonwankers carried two curious and covert cargos to the . Unbeknownst to them their back-up crew had slipped a collection of nudie photos into their fireproof cuff checklist booklets.
And stashed in one of the legs of the Intrepid moon module, was this:
That is a tiny iridium-plated ceramic wafer with reductions of drawings by artists Robert Rauschenberg, David Novros, Forrest "Frosty" Myers, Claes Oldenburg, and John Chamberlain.,
Warhol contributed the sketch of a penis, representing his initials a la Aleister Crowley.
Boys may become men, bold extraterretrial adventurers or artistic luminaries, and still the Mother will inspire their most furtive longings.