Friday, November 28, 2008

Unable to see, unwilling to quit


Feeling Sorry for yourself are ya?? Well dear friends, read the following story and maybe you wont feel like you've been wronged. It's all in your mind! Really, I'm not lying to you! Just read on, and maybe then you'll realize it's all in your mind.

Charlotte man completes 2,175-mile Appalachian Trail without his eyesight or the guide he'd expected.

By Clay Barbour
cbarbour@charlotteobserver.com

2 comments:

Ratty said...

That's an amazing story. I really love reading about people like Trevor Thomas. That's an inspiration for everyone. I have great eyesight, and I don't think I'd attempt what he did. My hikes are usually on the short side. Mostly stuff for beginners.

Steve said...

So are mine, especially since I'm usually accompanied by a 5yo and a 6yo!