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murcy

Gym climber
sanfrancisco
Topic Author's Original Post - Mar 21, 2013 - 07:06pm PT
Credit: murcy

Propers!
Cosmiccragsman

Trad climber
AKA Dwain, from Apple Valley, Ca. and Vegas!
Mar 21, 2013 - 07:10pm PT
Kudos for Phylp!
Dam. sure wish I would have seen you both at AH yesterday.

:(
Ron Anderson

Trad climber
Soon to be Nipple suckling Liberal
Mar 21, 2013 - 07:12pm PT
For sure- Always a cheerful presence!
this just in

climber
north fork
Mar 21, 2013 - 07:14pm PT
A taco gem for sure.
Norwegian

Trad climber
the tip of god's middle finger
Mar 21, 2013 - 07:19pm PT
great things are happening here on supertopo.
phylp is proper and spicy ingredients in the stew.

i might even consider abandoning my make believe existence,

for a righteous calling unto hell beckons me.
SteveW

Trad climber
The state of confusion
Mar 21, 2013 - 07:20pm PT

Hurray for Phyl.
She's always positive and has something to
offer to the taco!
paul roehl

Boulder climber
california
Mar 21, 2013 - 07:21pm PT
A terrific artist and one of the nicest and most supportive people on the ST!
Clint Cummins

Trad climber
SF Bay area, CA
Mar 21, 2013 - 07:41pm PT
Phyl is one of the first climbers I met in California - buildering at Stanford back in the mid-80s!
We had many a good trip to the Valley, Meadows, Pinnacles, Tahoe, JTree, Red Rocks.
She can climb circles around me on slab and is way solid on cracks, too.
Still here and still crankin' - yay!
Elcapinyoazz

Social climber
Joshua Tree
Mar 21, 2013 - 07:49pm PT
Always a positive presence, here's to Phylp.
SCseagoat

Trad climber
Santa Cruz
Mar 21, 2013 - 07:53pm PT
Phylp....the toughest of the tough...and the most gracious among so many...a trail builder and blazer at Facelift, and climbing....geez....grace and strength...
One very special woman...very


Susan
neebee

Social climber
calif/texas
Mar 21, 2013 - 08:13pm PT
hey there say, ohhhhh yes! i love it on posts, when phylp shows up, :)

lately, too, i have learned that she is an artist! as well!...


say, seagoat:
that is a very special thing, to be able to be both TOUGH, but yet,
gracious... well honed, character, and hard to find these days...

:)


happy appreciation to you, phylp!


Credit: neebee
Brokedownclimber

Trad climber
Douglas, WY
Mar 21, 2013 - 09:02pm PT
A wonderful presence at Facelift!
susu

Trad climber
East Bay, CA
Mar 21, 2013 - 10:26pm PT
Cheers for sure!
Ed Hartouni

Trad climber
Livermore, CA
Mar 21, 2013 - 10:52pm PT
great lady! definitely appreciated
hope to climb with here on rock sometime
wayne burleson

climber
Amherst, MA
Mar 22, 2013 - 01:11am PT
Great person, poster, partner, professional.
Always pleasant and insightful on ST.

Hadnt seen her in 25 years and she took me in like it was yesterday.

First person i ever knew with purple hair

And she went to Woodstock...
phylp

Trad climber
Millbrae, CA
Mar 22, 2013 - 08:30am PT
What a sweet gift from you all! Murcy, what a nice way to thank me for doing the whole 8 hour drive from SF with the 42 foot cushy bivy!

And the wonderful thing is, ST is such a nice way to keep in touch with old friends like Clint and Wayne, to make such good, new "real life" friends and partners, and to make new friends here around the virtual campfire that I will surely meet up with in the years to come!

Thanks, Phyl
donini

Trad climber
Ouray, Colorado
Mar 22, 2013 - 08:45am PT
Phlyp's posts grace this forum. Kind, thoughtful and incisive.....she could serve as a template for many here, myself included.
kennyt

climber
Woodfords,California
Mar 22, 2013 - 09:33am PT
She seems cool and probably doesn't bring a dog to the crag!
Jennie

Trad climber
Elk Creek, Idaho
Mar 22, 2013 - 10:03am PT
Phyl,

Appreciate your positive, honest-to-goodness bearing on ST forum...always constructive and optimistic. You inspire thread posters toward the affirmative and away from the contrary and competitive.

Best wishes!
Nate D

climber
San Francisco
Mar 22, 2013 - 10:32am PT
There's definitely no reason to believe Phyl is anything but a great individual. Come grace the haunts of SoYo sometime!
Hardman Knott

Gym climber
Muir Woods National Monument, Mill Valley, Ca
Mar 22, 2013 - 12:23pm PT
Phyl and I emailed a few times a while back about mid-week climbing, but never arranged anything.

It never dawned on me (until just now) that Phyl is actually a woman - I assumed I was most likely emailing with the "Phil" that I had climbed with at Planet Granite SF one day last year...LOL!!

Supertopo has always been pretty gender-nuetral to me, but this has me cracking up big-time.

Cheers!
phylp

Trad climber
Millbrae, CA
Mar 22, 2013 - 06:17pm PT
This "appreciation thread" thing is pretty cool - like opening presents Christmas morning!

Hardman! Yes we still should try to get together sometime soon. I broke down and got a PG membership for the next 2 months, so I'm good to go. I have your contact info - will get in touch.

This is who you should look for:
Life is good!
Life is good!
Credit: phylp
guido

Trad climber
Santa Cruz/New Zealand/South Pacific
Mar 22, 2013 - 06:27pm PT
Phylp you are a gentle and most welcome soul on ST, much appreciated by many.
murcy

Gym climber
sanfrancisco
Topic Author's Reply - Mar 22, 2013 - 06:48pm PT
Phyl not only drove all the way down to AH with an RV towing a car, and most of the way back in the car, but also had prepared awesome dinners. Her climbing stoke is off the charts, and she is a terrific partner, and person, in all the big and little ways that add up to YAY. If you think about it, it's a little suspicious. Possible terrorist, here, is what I'm saying.

phylp at Möbius Arch, Alabama Hills
phylp at Möbius Arch, Alabama Hills
Credit: murcy
Brokedownclimber

Trad climber
Douglas, WY
Mar 23, 2013 - 01:36pm PT
A nice "bump" for a super Super Topoian! Hope we get a chance to climb at CoR this Summer.

Rodger
tiki-jer

Trad climber
fresno/clovis
Mar 23, 2013 - 02:30pm PT
Yup! What Nate said......come visit SoYo.
Captain...or Skully

climber
Mar 23, 2013 - 02:31pm PT
....Diggin' The PhylP.
Incidentally, Lady...That's a Fabuloso pic upthread. How'd you get so photogenic?

Edit: I should read closer, huh?
Jaybro

Social climber
Wolf City, Wyoming
Mar 23, 2013 - 06:06pm PT
Phyl flat out rocks!
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