You and your spouse have been working for many years striving towards the goal of space travel. The both of you finally get assigned to the most exciting project in the field: Deep Space Travel. You both know your lives will never be the same because of the cryogenics to prolong life in order to arrive at the destination most likely to support biological life forms.
After months of training the two of you along with a prestigious crew get ready to embark on the adventure. All safety checks have been made, the course is plotted, and as you are about to get into your cryogenic pod your spouse gives you a kiss and wishes you good luck. Soon after the chamber freezes like it has many times before, but you know that this time it will not be for a short period of time but instead for several years.