– Thirty plus years of service. – Combat medals. – Citations. – Only man to shoot down three enemy planes
in the last forty years. – Yet you can’t get a promotion, – you won’t retire, – and despite your best efforts,
you refuse to die. – You should be at least a two-star admiral by now. Yet here you are. Captain. Why is that? It’s one of life’s mysteries, sir. ♪♪ – The end is inevitable, Maverick. – Your kind is headed for extinction. Maybe so, sir. But not today.