76656Re: MEMBER COMMENT - EDIT: LTR - Helly Hansen - Guide/Hybrid Pants - Derek Hansen
- Aug 27, 2013OK now I'm getting it. Thanks for explaining it!
From: Derek Hansen <derek.hansen@...>
To: Mike Pearl <mikepearl36@...>
Cc: BGT Testers <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Tuesday, August 27, 2013 3:42 PM
Subject: MEMBER COMMENT - EDIT: LTR - Helly Hansen - Guide/Hybrid Pants - Derek Hansen
Thanks for the great edits. I wanted to clarify the phrase "after a fashion." It's a bit out of the ordinary, but I think it works, perhaps even a bit tongue-in-cheek. If you do something "after a fashion," you manage to do it although not very well.
On Aug 27, 2013, at 12:30 PM, Mike Pearl <mikepearl36@...> wrote:
> Hi Derek,
> Great photos, looks like everyone enjoyed the trek!
> A few edits following the usual format.
> Thanks for another enjoyable series,
> ***I've worm the pants on a few overnight trips and a few day hikes, totaling more than 80 miles (129 km) of backpacking.***
> EDIT: I've worn the pants... Comment: Although I can understand feeling like a worm when wearing wet pants!
> ***I took our Boy Scout troop on a 50-mile (80 km) backpacking trip (final milage was closer to 55 mi (86 km) along the Arizona Trail.***
> EDIT: ...(final mileage was...
> ***The pockets are one of my favoriate features.***
> EDIT: ...my favorite features.
> ***I think the pants are a little too warm for summer trekking, although the cinch on the ankle does provide a way to "convert" the pants after a fashion.***
> Edit: I am not clear what is meant by "after a fashion." Maybe? ...a way to "convert" the pants in different fashions.
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