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A Reflection on my Three Most Miserable Nights in the Wilderness

In the life of every backpacker, outdoors enthusiast, or friend of a backpacker who reluctantly joined for an “easy weekend” and now isn’t on speaking terms, there are days and nights that just reek of misery. Like I am not having fun at all, why, why, WHY do I do this to myself kind of misery. But eventually, that horrible day ends, and that wretched night is broken by the sun…