Rocinante Chapter 30
|Chapter 30 of 30|
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|Time frame||1976 and 1992|
|First posted||September 4, 2007|
- "Frankly, I slipped up when I sent it to BtfH but it wasn't important enough to worry about. The main reason I didn't post it was that it contained a couple of spoilers, and a couple things where the timeline wasn't as it worked out in later stories."
Due to numerous inquiries from readers, Wes posted the Epilogue on his web site on June 4, 2009 in the Shorts, Outtakes, and Rants section.
In his 2011 revision of Rocinante, Wes included the epilogue as the last chapter in the novel.
- E.J. Seasprunk (by reference)
Four years after the end of their adventure, Mark found an article in "Sky and Telescope" which told about John Dobson, who they met at the Texas Star PartyROC2-10 and later at Stellafane,ROC3-7 and the Dobsonian telescope.
A short time later, Mark found an article in “Independent Telephone News” about Major E. J. Seasprunk, who was the young black boy they encountered after the tornado at Twillingate.ROC2-6 In the article he mentioned Mark and Jackie, and said that the airplane ride they gave him started him on the path to become a pilot.