Sorry to hear about your Brother In Law. Take care of business at home, and then get back out on the trail next year. I wasn't able to finish MY trip either, due to my hiking companions getting sick, quitting, and going WAY too slow! So *I* will be back next year, as well!
Cheers and Condolences,
--- In email@example.com, Ewa Bialkowski <ewa.bialkowski@...> wrote:
> Hi All,
> We had to bail out at MTR because my brother in law passed away, ironically
> because of obesity and inactivity. We will be back next year. With all the
> side trips we covered 132miles and loved every step if it. I met some
> wonderful people on the trail but was surprised how few knew about this
> I am very grateful to you all for advice and time spent on educating us,
> I know I will be back on JMT next year, snow, rain or shine.