Monday, July 21, 2008
Weekend in the Highlands: The Top 10
1) Awesomest View:
Lush alpine valleys, dark wooden farmhouses and flowery meadows, seen from a high trail. All four of us went "Wah...."
2) Greatest Sudden Terror:
Being mobbed by a herd of cows, bearing menacingly down on us at 2 MPH!
3) Much Breathless Fun:
Rubberball bouncing around on the trampoline with Adinah and V.
4) Most Sisyphean Struggle:
Trying to stay awake after 9:30 pm, after a full day of hiking, swimming and schnitzel snorting.
5) Most Impressive Herbivore:
The pit-bull sized bunny behind our hotel.
6) Best Meal:
Trout with a hash brown potato crust and a mixed salad.
7) From Screaming to Snoring, V.'s Best Time after being Loaded into the Baby Backpack:
8) Longest Continuous Improvised Fairy Tale told by Adinah, while Hiking, Without Pausing for a Breath: