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Kevin “Mudrat” MacKenzie took this photo of me as I started up the waterfall. Unless there has been a prolonged dry spell the path is likely to have muddy patches. We learn that we are powerless to remove afflictions and sufferings, and they will remain until God in His infinite wisdom has decided that they have served their purpose. Just out of curiousity, are you really climbing to the 19,300 foot crater? All the best and have a good week, Just back from our holidays and thought I would let you know what a fantastic day Seb had with you.

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Publisher: Mountaineers Books (December 1990)

ISBN: 0898862086

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