William Shatner visited abstraction Wednesday successful a little travel helium called “the astir profound acquisition I tin imagine.”
But it seems Shatner’s post-flight demeanor varied wildly from the expectations of Bezos, whose archetypal instinct was not to articulation Shatner successful a somber reflection connected the value of abstraction ― but to chopped him disconnected mid-thought truthful helium could drench immoderate affluent radical successful Champagne:
“Give maine a Champagne bottle, c’mere. I privation one,” Bezos says successful a video of the moment, gesturing to a pistillate connected the periphery who gamely brings 1 over.
“I privation to perceive this,” helium adds portion talking implicit Shatner, earlier offering him the unfastened bottle: “Here, you privation a small of this?”
Shatner scratches his caput and gazes astatine the ground, declining Bezos’ offer. Bezos past gives the vessel a hearty shingle and proceeds to spray it each implicit amid celebratory screams.
The infinitesimal struck a chord connected Twitter:
An unreproducable, spontaneous revelation concerning the aboriginal and advancement of humanity vs spoiled adult-sized children with champagne.— REOSpeedDragon (@DialDforDragon) October 13, 2021
Watching #Shatner transmission Isaac Asimov successful a breathy affectional dependable to Jeff Bezos portion societal media influencers shriek and spray champagne connected each different and the remainder of the unit of #BlueOrigin successful the West Texas godforsaken is simply a weird mode to commencement the day.— Wes Regan (@411Regan) October 13, 2021