6 hours ago I owned over $12,000 worth of climbing gear.
Thanks to the "help" of a friend, I now need to start all over again. No shit. The only things left are some retired mank pieces that wouldn't even get me safely up Bunny
34 years of rack-building lost due to a person's ability to comprehend and follow through with the need to use a latch/lock for it's intended purpose.
Despite the fact it is only material posessions, pieces of metal, dinosaurs and ferns metamophed into shiny colors, I was extremely attached to each and every piece.
I feel like Leon did in Bladerunner
when he lost his precious photos.
"Fiery the angels fell; deep thunder roared around their shores; burning at the fires of Orc."
"I've seen things you people wouldn't believe. Attack ships on fire off the shoulder of Orion. I watched c-beams ... glitter in the dark near Tanhauser Gate. All those ... moments will be lost ... in time, like tears ... in rain. "
Time to die.