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Topic - Exploding Ice -Blog post

Iím afraid thereís no way round it. Iím going to have to tell you, and you, dear reader, are just going to have to cope with it. Last Thursday I was walking in glen Affric on what has to have been the Perfect Hill Day. I set off in the morning through the sparkling hoar frost and watched as the sun rose in a cloudless sky...

Stop, stop, stop. They donít want to hear about this, they want to hear about you getting lost, falling flat on your face and a dramatic life and death struggle with the elements. They want to hear about a man battling for his life in the wilderness. Donít tell them it was a fantastic sunny day with incredible views and the snow was rock hard making walking a joy, and they, at work in some awful office or home with the kids or the measles missed it, donít tell them that!

I suppose I could tell them about the exploding ice. "Now youíre just making things up." No honest it did. "Okay, tell them about that then."

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