Telecommute Jobs

Monday, December 18, 2006

Why Do People Climb Mountains in the Dead of Winter?

This is terribly sad. They found one of the climbers on Mt. Hood and he's not alive and kicking.

I just wonder what overcomes people when all sense of logic is thrown out the door and they decide to do something so extremely dangerous that the odds of really making it are very slim. I mean, I suffer when it's 30 F outside and I'm in the house. I can't imagine being on a mountain in the middle of winter where there are no ski resorts or hot chocolate to warm you.

May God rest his soul and spare the other two climbers who are hopefully safe and warm somewhere.

Read it here.
Post a Comment