Gerta Yankcovitch applied for the mission, there was no way she would allow the frightened Mister Panzi to make the flight alone. Together they would travel the universe - and beyond.
The last thing Gerta remembered was both of them climbing into a sleeping capsule. The ship would log many light years while they slumbered, plugged into a life-support system.
At a predetermined time, the pod opened and Gerta was instructed to begin podcasting. How long had they been asleep? Her hair was now white. Obediently, she suited up and dragged the pod to the door, casting it into cyberspace.
FYI – see if you pick up on my dyslexia -