Had the hill all for ourselves, because one of the gondolas on the chairlift had broken off and it's occupant had a very exciting last few seconds of his life. This was about a week an a half before we went up.
"After the first glass, you see things as you wish they were. After the second, you see things as they are not. Finally, you see things as they really are, which is the most horrible thing in the world."
--Oscar Wilde on Absinthe