Queueing for the peak

May 23, 2019   Thursday
The Guardian   Climbers queued for Everest      

Hundreds of climbers hoping to make it to the summit of the worlds tallest mountain were forced to queue for hours in freezing temperatures at high altitude this week as congestion built up on Mount Everest. The Guardian

Ok, well, there are so many things in this picture that would preclude me from being there. What a photo, though. Brought to mind the queue hanging on the cables to the top of Half Dome. (Not that I did the cables, no, I stopped at the top of the granite stairs.)