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“A keeper looks into your eyes and sees your soul”.
“Sometimes to get what you want the most, you have to do what you want the least”.
“If you haven’t walked in my shoes and followed the path I traveled, lived my sorrow, felt my pain, know who I lost, found, and now love, who are you to judge me?
“Pain is natures way of telling you that you are alive”.
“There is always something else you can try”.
“Disabled don’t mean incapable.
To prove that, you run,
And I’ll try to shoot you”.
“The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing. The problem is what happens afterwards to them who do”.
“Make it happen, no matter what”.
Tag Archives: cold
And about now the last thing inexperienced people in the open will be worrying about is HYPOTHERMIA. One word, WRONG! I am always amazed by the resistance to the statement that more people will die of hypothermia in the summer … Continue reading
Update to original Post titled Cold Starting Diesels November 12, 2013 It’s all about the battery. Diesels take a lot of power to crank them due to the high-compression in the engines (Typically 20:1) . That’s typically twice that of … Continue reading
Only what do you call handicapped? Elderly, physically, mentally, dependent on medication, or needing a special diet. These are a few of the generally thought of categories when talking about the handicapped. Yet can any of the above survive as … Continue reading
Can you do this? Touch your thumb to your little finger One of the most important things in the cold is to maintain your dexterity. That’s the ability to perform manual tasks, especially with the hands. Get too cold and … Continue reading
I watched in silent laughter as a smoker tried in vain to light a cigarette in the howling wind and had to give up. Yep, I’m the worse sort of ex-smoker, the type who gave up smoking through will power. … Continue reading
Winter is taking it’s time arriving here. Today the temperature was 13° Celsius even when it rained. Only you can tell those who are “trained” to survive living on a boat or the outdoors. They go everywhere dressed for bad weather … Continue reading