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Michael Collins (Apollo XI) tribute

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Nemo59:
Not really a demo. But what is the good topic?
A Michael Collins (Apollo XI) tribute. Needs a CPC6128+ and CPM+

https://youtu.be/wU-cxu_VqnQ

Nemo59:

For precision, all the pictures are imported in cpc format with the excellent software ConvImgCpc.
http://ldeplanque.free.fr/ConvImgCpc/new

The presentation is writen in Turbo Pascal using the TP-Tools libraries :

--- Code: ---
Program Collins;

{\$i Uasic }
{\$i UGraph }
{\$i UScreen }
{\$i UKbd }
{\$i UMinFnt }

Type TStr255=String[255];

Procedure DspMsg(Txt1,Txt2:TStr255;x,y,Larg,Haut:Integer; Paper,Pen:Byte);

Var i,j, Msk, dx: Byte;

Begin
Case GetMod Of
0 : dx:=4;
1 : dx:=2;
End;

SetGraPap(Paper); SetGraPen(Pen);
If GetMod=0 Then Larg:=2*Larg;
MovAbs(x,y); DrwRecRel(Larg*8-dx,-Haut-2);
MovAbs(x+dx*4,y-8); DspVecStr(Txt1);
If Txt2<>'' Then DspVecStr(Txt2);
WaitChr;
End;

Begin

DlkAsic; SetPal4096; EchX:=4; Echy:=2;
SetBdr(Noir,Noir);

EchX:=2;
DspMsg(#2'I heard  the  word  ''ignition''  and I'+
#13'sensed , felt ,  and   heard   all  the'+
#13'tremendous power  that  was being'+
#13'released  underneath  that  rocket'+
#13'beginning  to  lift me  off  the Earth'+
#13'It  was a moment of  just  supreme'+
#13,
'elation,complete release of tension.'+
#13'There  were  tears  coming  down'+
#13'my face this morning.'+
#13' '#13'James Irwin',
16,390,32,270,0,2);

Echx:=4;
DspMsg(    'I am certain ,  if everyone  could see'+
#13'the Earth  floating  just  outside their'+
#13'windows, every  day  would  be  Earth'+
#13'day.'+
#13'Michael Collins','',
68,140,34,128,1,6);

Echx:=4;
DspMsg(    'Now I know why I''m here. Not for'+
#13'a closer look at the moon, but to'+
#13'look back at our home, the Earth'+
#13' '#13'Alfred Worden','',
48,140,31,128,1,6);

EchX:=2;
DspMsg(  'The  moon  that  I knew from old was'+
#13'a yellow flat disk,  and this was a huge'+
#13'three dimensionnal  sphere,  almost a'+
#13'ghostly  blue-tinged sort of pale white.'+
#13'It didn''t seem like a very friendly or'+
#13,
'welcoming  place. It made one wonder'+
#13'whether  we  should  be  invading its'+
#13'domain or not.'+
#13' '#13'Michael Collins',
32,380,36,248,0,3);

DspMsg(  'Neil and Buzz were on the moon. And that'+
#13'was  all  over  there. And if I looked in'+
#13'the other direction  there was God knows'+
#13'what : only me and the rest of the universe.'+
#13'I liked  that  feeling,  being a part of the'+
#13,
'rest of the universe instead of part of the'+
#13'solar system.  I didn''t  mind being in that'+
#13'corner of  the universe  alone by myself.'+
#13'I enjoyed that. I wish someone would have'+
#13'commiunicated with me, but no one did.'+
#13'Michael Collins',
16,280,39,270,2,0);

DspMsg('It''s our destiny to explore.'+
#13'Gene Cernan','',
16,80,25,60,2,0);

Echx:=4;  MovAbs(20,40); SetGraPen(6);
DspVecStr('In memoriam'); WaitChr;

SetMod(2);
ClrScr; GotoXY(1,1);
WriteLn('Credits');
WriteLn;
WriteLn(' - Nasa');
WriteLn(' - La Terre vue du Ciel (The Home Planet) de Kevin W. Kelley');
WriteLn;
End.

--- End code ---

GOB:
Bel hommage, bravo !!!