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"None of us, no matter what continent or island or ice cap, asked to be born in the first place, and that even somebody as old as I am, which is 80, only just got here."
- Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.

Light Speed  
  Using the speed of light at a unit of velocity.  

First use of this term.

I'll stick at twenty-five times light speed and slow down after we get there by taking an orbit.
From Out Around Rigel, by Clyde Wilson.
Published by Street and Smith in 1931
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