June 22nd, 2006

hiking - standing tall

PCT Day 9: Director's Cut

The next day didn't start much better. Though the wind had eased slightly, it remained cold (true to the cloud's warning); my heel blister, while better from the rest day and proper care, remained ominous; I still felt as though my momentum had dried up; and I slept poorly, so I was trying to scrape together breakfast and huddle down in my jacket by 7 am.

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