Because it's there..........
I think George Mallory explains this nicely.
There is no point. Like life, the purpose is in the challenge.
4 posts • joined 1 Dec 2007
.....to have such a supportive partner. That must have helped make the whole ordeal somewhat more bearable; without that support, he may have ended up as one more suicide statistic chalked up as a victory in the Great Crusade.
I wish them both well. And his friends who assumed the worst of him ? Better off without them.
"Extraordinary popular delusions and the madness of crowds"
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