August 21, 2000

Stratton, ME 13 Miles Hiked Today 1979 of 2167 Miles Hiked Total

View from Crocker Cirque I awoke to cloudless blue skies and had great views from Crocker Cirque, and both Crocker Mountains. I also got to have wild blueberries wet with the morning dew, as well as a couple of raspberries.

A line from the film American Beauty goes something like this, and I think, sums up much of my day: "Sometimes there is so much beauty in the world, I feel like I can't take it, and that my heart might explode."

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