Excuses for Why You Didn't Send

9:03 a.m. on August 12, 2013 (EDT)
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Excuses for Why You Didn't Send

A humorous blog post I put together about excuses (many made by me!) that are made when we fail at climbing endeavors that should seem relatively easy or have already completed with ease.  If you have any more that aren't on the list feel free to leave them in a reply, I may need to use that excuse next time I fail!

6:21 p.m. on August 29, 2013 (EDT)
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I like it

Here are my favorites:

"This climb was too reachy/crimpy/slopey/juggy/chossy/sandbagged/etc"

"I was just training my belayer"

10:36 a.m. on October 26, 2013 (EDT)
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Ran out of whisky.

8:28 a.m. on October 30, 2013 (EDT)
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Always good to bring a good whiskey out to the crag! Kind of like a night cap for the day!

8:54 p.m. on November 6, 2013 (EST)
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something 'bout "gettin' old, I just can't swing it like I could in my 20's"...:)

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