I can almost hear the conversation now…
“Ya baby, you can go on a one way ticket to Mars” (as he dials his college buddies).
[su_quote cite="CTV News" url="http://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/edmonton-woman-closer-to-life-long-dream-of-living-on-mars-1.1619277"]“I’ve grown up star-gazing and watching sci-fi…I met Roberta Bondar,” she said. “These all add to my desire to take the next step forward and colonize Mars.”
But Foley will be taking that next step by herself as her husband, who also applied, didn’t make the first cut. While it was initially hard for her to accept, Foley said she has her husband’s full support.
“This dream is so much bigger than one relationship. He recognizes that and he wants to help me reach the stars,” she said, adding that he is planning on reapplying in the summer and may still be eligible for the mission.[/su_quote]