How Did This Happen?
We were enjoying a breezy summer day in the Colorado mountains many years ago…
Our team of teachers and high school students had just finished a rafting trip, changed into fresh clothes, and loaded up our convoy of vans to head out to our hotel.
And I was leading.
I confidently led our convoy out of the parking lot and onto a frontage road that ran parallel to the highway before crossing over and merging – or so I thought.
With the other drivers in tight formation behind me, I led the team up a hill, but as I crested the hill and began descending the other side, it looked like the road was narrowing.
I slowed a bit, but kept going – we were in the mountains after all and roads aren’t always built perfectly.
But as I continued down the hill, the asphalt became just wide enough for one vehicle…until it took a sharp right and disappeared out of sight under the highway. And then I saw it… [Read More]