Just two days away. We fly to Seattle Saturday morning and fly home Monday. Our start time is 3 pm on Sunday. I bought myself a Go Pro hi def video recorder and will record the whole thing. I'm getting more excited by the minute. I've been asked to say a few words to get folks fired up for the climb. I have about a minute, at around 2:58 on Sunday. I think I know what I'll say. It'll be super easy to explain why I am excited to be doing the climb.
We've raised over $2,600. Really fricking awesome. I'm honored, touched, motivated and humbled by the generosity of so many people. It's funny...certain words sound so cliche. Humbled, blessed, motivated. But those words all ring so true with me. It's been an amazing journey over the past couple of years. I've learned a whole lot about myself.
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