Thirty years later, he and his bondmate stood at the peak of Mt. Tam, watching the world grow dim. In a way, it was once more Spock's first solar eclipse--in his new body.
The moon approached the sun until they joined, the sun's brilliance flaring gold around its calm, perfect body. Jim squeezed Spock's hand, murmuring, "I love you."
The corona glowed, like the world's largest wedding ring.