From March 8th to August 11th, I hiked the length of the Appalachian Trail. Along the way, a friend asked me to name three things I had learned. Bothered by my inability to come up with something at the time, I sat down and made this list.
“In an encounter with dense meaning you must first sniff, then pucker, swish and spit; comment on your appreciation of bitter things and ask is that almond?”
– Douglas Adams