Probably a nice ski descent too. Snow conditions seemed stable, so I headed on up. Chilly morning and 30mph wind up top. I could see a dark cloud atop Shasta .. great rime ice formations on the summit pinnacle.
"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