[Original Novella] Facade, Part 1

On the first day of training, we were shown a short film about the famous cosmonaut Alexei Leonov. I’m sure it was already familiar to everyone as it’s one of the more remarkable, well known tales of mishap, danger and a narrow escape from death in the history of manned spaceflight.

Just about everything that could go wrong, did. His suit inflated too much during EVA, requiring partial depressurization to…