Utah hiking - Be careful

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Mel McKinney
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Re: Utah hiking - Be careful

Postby Mel McKinney » Tue Apr 24, 2012 2:08 pm

I would claim "drunken engineering" but 3.2 isn't that strong.
Mountains cast spells on me - Why, because of the way Earth-heaps lie, should I be Chocked by joy mysteriously; stilled or drunken-gay? Why should a brown hill trail Tug at my feet to go? Why should a boggy swale Tune my heart to a nameless tale Mountain marshes know?
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Re: Utah hiking - Be careful

Postby Matt Lemke » Tue Apr 24, 2012 2:33 pm

skiwall wrote:
Jim Davies wrote:Chalk it up to youth, stupidity, and a Y chromosome.

And perhaps being completely repressed from living in Provo...

Bingo...couldn't have said it better myself =D>
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Re: Utah hiking - Be careful

Postby Jim Davies » Tue Apr 24, 2012 3:07 pm

I guess alcohol probably wasn't a factor.
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