Bob and Jody have never backpacked before. Andrew comes over to instruct them in proper pack stuffing technique, and to adjust the packs for proper fit.
I am getting more and more excited about this thing, and talk incessantly about how hard this will be. This unnerves Bob, who has enough apprehensions already, and he tells me to shut up already.
I really wonder what made Andrew take a couple of first-time hikers on something this hard.
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