“It’s Thanksgiving morning, we’re stuck in the woods, and you’re making us hike!?”
“It will be worth it! I promise.” I replied, hoisting my day-pack over my shoulders.
The group of adolescent guys converged at the trailhead to wait for the day’s venture. Their boots were worn. There was ash tarnishing the fabric of their jackets and patchy beards forming on their grim faces. Continue reading