One year ago, she was about two weeks from beginning her trip. I wonder if she misses being out there alone -- just her and the elements?
If future generations are to remember us with gratitude rather than contempt, we must leave them more than the miracle of technology. We must leave them a glimpse of the world as it was in the beginning, not just after we got through with it.
- Lyndon Johnson, on signing the Wilderness Act into law (1964)