Hot day (high of 96). I was the first person at the trailhead. Started my hike at 6:15 a.m. Did not see anyone on the way up but on the way back, kept running into people. By the time I was back at the trailhead, the parking area was full.
"As an adolescent I aspired to lasting fame, I craved factual certainty, and I thirsted for a meaningful vision of human life - so I became a scientist. This is like becoming an archbishop so you can meet girls."