Skye Walking – 6th Blog

Our son James wrote this paper for his English Composition class final in 1999 when he was 16. I had forgotten the paper but found it stuffed into our Scottish journal. James wrote an astounding summery and an enjoyable interpretation of an experience and a discovery. This all happens in James’ recounting of a ten mile hike.  I hope you take the time to read nine short pages: the story of an arrogant hiking guide versus a determined “bit-in-his-teeth” strong individual.


Hiking is not supposed to be a competitive sport but it was that day!!!

Skye Walking

One thought on “Skye Walking – 6th Blog

  1. Bravo to James! He wrote a really exiting and moving story. We enjoyed it utterly. Love Norbert and Gitta
    Now we know also where the name Kirkley comes from.

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