Our thoughts are the epochs in our lives, all else is but as a journal of the winds that blew while we were here. Thoreau
It was another brutal winter's day atop Mt. LeConte. The high was a mere 45 degrees. The low was 32 degrees. That is cold enough to freeze water! Brrr. I can't believe I have to endure 5 more weeks of this.
Just kidding. Maybe sarcasm will bring back the snow. It was ridiculously nice up top, sunny and clear. Looks like we'll have some more of that over the next few days. I was hiking in my Tevas yesterday. I brought them as camp shoes. I never thought I'd be going on 4 hour hikes with them in January. Incredible.
the smell of balsam a dimly remembered past i go back to Maine
Top photo: Relaxing just before Sunrise. Above: It feels like spring in the shadow of pines.
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