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Re: Touching the void

Posted by ESC on June 29, 2005

In Reply to: Touching the void posted by Alex on June 29, 2005

: What does "touching the void" mean - esp. when related to mountaineering?

Well, I couldn't find a meaning. But I am guessing that it means a near-death experience. The "void" meaning whatever is waiting for us. The great unknown.

Anyone have the answer to this one?