"I (have) never succeeding in losing that shadowy memory of the mountains. Even when I persuaded myself after Peru that I would never climb again, I couldn't get rid of those haunting memories and the feeling that I had once been somewhere etherally beautiful, seen an intangible world that I wanted to see again"

 

The quotes on this page are from

"This Game of Ghosts"
by Joe Simpson, King of Crash Kings