[at-l] Jennifer Phar-Davis

Tom McGinnis sloetoe at yahoo.com
Fri Jul 22 14:25:17 CDT 2011


Two *excellent* responses.

Wishin'Icouldtoe

--- On Fri, 7/22/11, Black Wolfe <blackwolfe at charter.net> wrote:
> 
> It's not one picture, Dawg.  It's one picture multiplied by however many 
> people she passes on the trail.
> 
> a'bear
> 
> Humankind (be both)
> 
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> It has to do with focus.  A "normal" through hiker needs to focus on moving 8 to 20 miles up the trail a day.  That is only 4 to 10 hours a day at 2 miles per hour.  Her schedule was much more demanding and required much more focus.  Distractions from that focus can result in failure to accomplish one's goal.
> 
> It may not be my hiking style, but I do have to salute her achieving her goal.  That paticular type of goal is something that is out of my grasp now. 
> Black Wolfe
> Bruce W. 
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