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Idea Agent by Lina M. Echeverria

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EPILOGUE

Let Life Continue

I HAD BEEN ON TOP OF THE WORLD. My husband and I have always enjoyed hiking, and climbing to the summit of mountains has always held a particular attraction, so regardless of the continent, when the two of us are together it is mountains rather than cities that we visit. This last expedition, the one that put us on top of Mount Kilimanjaro, had been an unforgettable trip that had pushed us to new feelings. In five days of climbing we saw the lush tropical rain forest at the base of the mountain replaced by shrubs and grasses, and then by the unusual giant groundsels in the misty moorlands of higher elevations before it would completely disappear, replaced by a Martian vastness where only the ring of sharp volcanic rock ...

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