Watch an awestruck William Shatner get emotional about trip to space

Watch an awestruck William Shatner get emotional about trip to space

In the world of marketing, few things are more valuable than a truly satisfied customer, and that's exactly what Jeff Bezos and Blue Origin appear to have in William Shatner following the 90-year-old actor's brief trip to space on Wednesday. As James T. Kirk on Star Trek, Shatner could often be contemplative and even profound at times. Of course, those lines were scripted by Gene Roddenberry and a host of writers over the years. But Shatner's own words during his few minutes of weightlessness and upon return to Earth are among some of the most poignant delivered by a human visitor to space, made all the more wondrous when delivered in his trademark halting cadence. "Weightlessness, oh Jesus!" Shatner is heard exclaiming in the above video as the New Shepard …
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