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I admire you all for this kind of adventure.
Most people only see it on tv or read about it. I give you all a lot of credit.

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When i was a mountaineer i want to try the everest, but i backout because its too high, but to all of you guys, your the best.

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How I wish I were 16 again - or perhaps even 50 - so I might be able to consider this adventure! You all take good care - and tashi delek!

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THis continues to draw me in every time I read one of you post thank you so much. Way to go Sara.(don't start drinking coffee yet) I would have to agree that a day of rest is probably well deserved and in the best interest of your health. The pictures are amazing. It must be aw inspiring and scary at the same time to be in those ice canyons. Especially after hearing the ice collapsing the night before.

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