A young girl, who was overweight and sometimes ridiculed, went off
to college. Even there, she did not get concerned about her rising
weight, her expanding waist line. Her health was failing, due to long
hours of studying and limited extra time to walk, exercise or worry
about her diet.
It was not until she reached the age of 40, that this wonderful woman
decided to take action! She started hiking and going on natural trails.
She made plans to achieve more miles, and she started to make progress
in her renewal of energy and her health revived, too.
At age 66, she climbed the highest peak in Continental United States,
What an exhilarating ride this story is taking!
You will be so much more inspired, when you get to the true climax
of this story. I am very proud of this woman! I wrote this all by myself
hoping to build to where you will hear waves of roaring instruments
or trumpets blasting…
This is the anniversary of her biggest climb:
A woman named Hulda Crooks climbed Mt. Fiji, in Japan when she was
91 years of age on July 24, 1987!
Way to go, Hulda!
I would like the songs, “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough” and “Climb
Every Mountain” to be included in your heads while reading the final
chapter of her life.
Hulda Crooks reached the age of 101, dying in 1997.
What would have happened to her life, had she not reached the place
she could hardly walk or breathe?
It makes all of my little complaints and ‘molehills’ seem quite small!