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The Fourth and Final Day of “Four Days of  Outdoor Adventure Fodder” continued. . .

This is a little ditty, dedicated to the brother-in-law.  I made up to pass the time during the Ray Lakes adventure.  It is set to the tune of “Twelve Days of Christmas”.

On the first day of backpacking the brother-in-law gave to me, a “vintage” backpack from the pit of Hell.

On the second day of backpacking the brother-in-law gave to me, two snake kits.

On the third day of backpacking the brother-in-law gave to me, three rapid river crossings.

On the fourth day of backpacking the brother-in-law gave to me, four stormy nights.

On the fifth day of backpacking the brother-in-law gave to me, five bugs of giardia!

On the sixth day of backpacking the brother-in-law gave to me, six snakes are striking!

On the seventh day of backpacking the brother-in-law gave to me, seven sleepless night!

On the eighth day of backpacking the brother-in-law gave to me, eight days of sunburn.

On the ninth day of backpacking the brother-in-law gave to me, nine blisters bleeding!

On the tenth day of backpacking the brother-in-law gave to me, ten more miles to go!

On the eleventh day of backpacking the brother-in-law gave to me eleven, itchy bug bites!

On the twelfth day of backpacking the brother-in-law gave to me, twelve thousand foot drop-offs!

(162! Huh?  I am blaming the heat and water retention! )

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