The experience can be harrowing, even when you know what you’re doing
- By Laura Demarest
— Washington Post
- Gulf News
I’d been swaddled in a cold, sopping-wet trash bag for approximately 20 hours, listening to six other cavers shivering and breathing quietly.
We were huddled close on the hard ground of a muddy crawlway, a space barely tall enough for sitting up, in an Indiana cave system.
My mind raced.
My mind was empty.
Now and then…