Everypony starts somewhere. Captain Starsong was a filly once too, and her love of the stars began while still in school. Books, telescopes, research, and the library were her best friends as she acquired everything she could regarding the stars. Here we see the moment where she first decided that books weren't enough- she resolved to leave the shackles of her planet and head into the Black. A distant star holds her gaze, and from this moment her journey begins.