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Wednesday, April 04, 2007

  Why I surf

You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, 'I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.' - Eleanor Roosevelt

Tho, I admit, when the big waves come in the winter, and it's brutally cold, I'd rather stay home and code. It's not fear that stops me - but discomfort.

Today, however, I have some spare time, I haven't been to the beach in months - and the biggest waves are only head high. I can handle that.

Outta here.....

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