Lots of hikers walking around yesterday and the shelter was full last night. A bright moon, the full moon is friday, I believe. Should be a pretty week, the trails are packed down well and its still sunny and cold in the forecast.
Lydia Brenner: When do you think they'll come? Mitch Brenner:I don't know. Lydia Brenner: If they're bigger birds, Mitch, they'll get into the house. Mitch Brenner: Well, it's just a chance we'll have to take. Lydia Brenner: Maybe we ought to leave. Mitch Brenner: No, not now. Not while they're massing out there. Lydia Brenner: When? Mitch Brenner: We'll just see what happens. Lydia Brenner: Where will we go? Mitch Brenner: I don't know. We're safe here for the time being... Lydia Brenner: What happens when you run out of wood? Mitch Brenner: I don't know. We'll break up the furniture. Lydia Brenner: You don't know. You don't know. When will you know? When we're all dead? [Cathy bursts into tears]
(It seems the crows have been joining forces up here, there really are hundreds flying around up here right now. pretty crazy, i've seen em for a few days now. )
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