when, on a normal day, things get to a point where you cant see the light at the end of the tunnel. i dont mean youre stressed, or anything emotional. like when you get a flat and you dont have a spare, and youre in a dangerous intersection. or when youre fishing and your boat sinks and youre suffering hypothermia. not to be confused with any old thing thats exiting
were having a good time hiking in the woods, but this is no adventure. if one of us breaks our leg, or gets attacked by a bobcat, then were talking.
For some it’s a new pair of underwear, a different route to work or a new pizza topping. For other’s it’s a life threatening outdoor experience that makes life worth living. The experience usually involves loss of digits, limbs, friends or all of the above.
“That trail looks rideable”
“I have a bad feeling about it”
“It will be an adventure”
“We might die”
“We might not”