photo credit jean and ed
2 of 3 laps done
8 hours and 6 minutes
> billions of trillions and millions of trees in compete fall madness
> one particular, literally, singing-out-loud-yeeehawin' downhill freak speed fest
> one hell of a happy jeny
> one temporarily incapacitated (and crunchy sounding drivetrain ...eeewwww that sucks) (anyone feel like trying to fix it?)
> one slightly mis-aligned and possibly bruised tail bone!
> one hell of a snow-rain-thunder-lightning storm
> one blow-me-away friend and support woman, jean
> one comrade in arms: eben, master of perseverance and kindness
> one Good Left Turn that made all of the difference in doing it Right
> one brilliant 2nd wind (thanks to said left turn ... and:)
> one hell of a good partner-in-crime: ed, my darling
maybe not 'done' in the way i thought, but done Right well enough. less rain and snow and lightning, things might have played out slightly different. but i'm happy, i'm proud, and mostly, i'm very, very lucky.
blessing counted. heart full.