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[pct-l] Re: pct-l-digest V1 #414

At 12:00 AM 3/10/98 -0600, Greg wrote:
>I have the solution to both the ice axe question and the problem of illegal
>immigrants in the southern area possibly preying upon unsuspecting PCT'ers!
> Carry an ice axe from Campo!  
>when yielded with an angry face it will provide a healthy deterant to those
>focusing on making off with your possessions!

Yielding an ice axe?  "Grrrrr!...well, ok, I guess you can have the axe."

>Heck, I Live In L.A. and don't own a gun.  But I do own two ice axes!

Here in Boston we only have to wield one axe, usually.  

>Greg "Strider" Hummel.
Sorry for the juvenile cheap shot, Greg.  Couldn't resist.  :-)

That being said, I was planning on carrying my axe from Campo this year.
Watching the brothers in the "Somewhere Along the Way" video tiptoe along
steep snow in the San Jacintos sketched me out.  (Yes, I know they started
in March.  Still...)


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