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Gregory Crouch

Social climber
Walnut Creek, California
Feb 1, 2013 - 10:22pm PT
Holy shite, ferreting around the computer, I just found an entire article I wrote about that trip to the Kichatnas with Jim that I can't even remember writing, let alone publishing.

This is the most frightening thing I've experienced in years.
climbski2

Mountain climber
Anchorage AK, Reno NV
Feb 1, 2013 - 11:14pm PT
The above pic explains why...you might think it was the Tequila, but note the strange shades and color of the shirt.

Donini works for the MIB

They told us the stories but ...



You really think you just sat in the tent for 21 Days?....
Hawkeye

climber
State of Mine
Feb 1, 2013 - 11:20pm PT
Wow, no small amount of ass kissing, but not one story,

Perhaps, all the lurkers can't's spells soo gooddes, or Jim never did anything worthy of mention.

My God really not one story?

let me tell you a story of an arrogant ass...he showed his arrogance regularly on a website, open to all. thought he was the sh#t.....and he was.....the stinky kind. the kind you wanted to bury deep in the forest coz it stank so effin bad. only the arrogant ass never did get it.

but thats ok.


one should never let arrogant asses (even though they stink) rain on your parade.

is that the story your lookin 4?

if you are anything in real life like you are on this web site then you are truly an as#@&%e.
Cosmiccragsman

Trad climber
AKA Dwain, from Apple Valley, Ca. and Vegas!
Feb 1, 2013 - 11:59pm PT
i WANNA bee jes lak,Jim!



photo not found
Missing photo ID#279680
SteveW

Trad climber
The state of confusion
Feb 2, 2013 - 12:06am PT

It's naught tequila, it's takillya, I know it!!!
Tarbuster

climber
right here, right now
Feb 2, 2013 - 03:43am PT
When I saw this thing it just tore me up!
(Probably because it's everything he isn't?)



Hahahahaha
Photo credit:PopLockeAndDropIt

Big Mike

Trad climber
BC
Topic Author's Reply - Feb 2, 2013 - 03:47am PT
So good! Straight cut and paste!




Gregory Crouch

Social climber
Walnut Creek, California

Feb 1, 2013 - 07:22pm PT
Holy shite, ferreting around the computer, I just found an entire article I wrote about that trip to the Kichatnas with Jim that I can't even remember writing, let alone publishing.

This is the most frightening thing I've experienced in years.

Lets hear it!! Please!
Gregory Crouch

Social climber
Walnut Creek, California
Feb 2, 2013 - 10:48am PT
Mike, it's actually presentable... I'm going to have to take some time to figure out what to do with it...
Tami

Social climber
Canada
Feb 2, 2013 - 11:08am PT
^^^^^GUFFAW^^^^^
mouse from merced

Trad climber
The finger of fate, my friends, is fickle.
Feb 2, 2013 - 11:36am PT
Be it known I appreciate the Coloradan Jin Dornini.

He really tries.

At least he tries.

They say he's successful, but that's entirely personal. Who am we to judge? It's obvious he lacks true peerage. [Lord, Jim. I forgot Conrad.]

I know the answer, so that's just rhetorical.

"Does he delete interesting threads?" No, of course not. The Guiding on Everest Ethicality Question still looms.

"Are there interesting stories about him?" Not so's you'd know it! And stories of sitting in a tent waiting out a storm are useless with no pictures, too, remember. Thanks for that one, anyhow.

We must measure his head for science, too. The results would be interesting. We could send it to the Colorado Fish & Game. He's an animal, after all.

A man of true worth, well-deserving of this simple, twisted and threaded "Attaboy!"

Steve Grossman

Trad climber
Seattle, WA
Feb 2, 2013 - 12:39pm PT
Greg- Are you going to scan and post the Kichatnas article?

If not, what is the source and I will.

Cheers
Gregory Crouch

Social climber
Walnut Creek, California
Feb 2, 2013 - 12:54pm PT
Steve, as far as I can recall, it never got published... I've done a little searching and can't find a clip, nor can I find an internet reference to it. I think I wrote it as a draft for NG Adventure but it didn't get picked up... I'm gonna see if I can tweak it and place it somewhere else... or else ePublish it as a kindle single or B&N Snap. It'd make a good Ascent or Alpinist piece, too.

It's pretty good on Jim.
Steve Grossman

Trad climber
Seattle, WA
Feb 2, 2013 - 12:57pm PT
I look forward to taking it in whenever you get around to putting the story in play.
survival

Big Wall climber
Terrapin Station
Feb 2, 2013 - 01:24pm PT
Wow Coz, I thought Werner's word was good enough for you.


survival

Big Wall climber
Terrapin Station
Feb 2, 2013 - 11:49pm PT
We just ain't got the right folks posting up I guess, or he's holdin' dirt on all of 'em!
Jim Clipper

climber
from: forests to tree farms
Feb 3, 2013 - 12:43am PT
appreciated
TWP

Trad climber
Mancos, CO
Feb 4, 2013 - 06:59pm PT
Once twas a climber Donini
Mighty proud of his horse-size weenie

No sign of Maestri high on the Torre
Egger's bones far below so gory

Donini found all this odd
Pronounced Cesare a fraud

Italian returned with Compressor
Removing all doubt what he was about

Maestri rapscallion
Donini the stallion
Anastasia

climber
Home
Feb 4, 2013 - 07:05pm PT
He is awesome.

Enough said.
Fritz

Trad climber
Choss Creek, ID
Feb 4, 2013 - 10:31pm PT
TWP! Re your Donini literary post.

Once twas a climber Donini
Mighty proud of his horse-size weenie

No sign of Maestri high on the Torre
Egger's bones far below so gory

Donini found all this odd
Pronounced Cesare a fraud

Italian returned with Compressor
Removing all doubt what he was about

Maestri rapscallion
Donini the stallion



Sigh.

You may not be a great poet,
and all on ST now know it.

However you climb well,
and don't emit bad smell!


TWP

Trad climber
Mancos, CO
Feb 4, 2013 - 10:56pm PT
Fritz: I accept your literary verdict.
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