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    Default "She Survived a Stabbing, then Climbed Mount Katahdin"

    Amazing grit. Kudos to her.

    https://www.outsideonline.com/240264...trail-stabbing

    [I haven't been checking White Blaze for about a week, so please forgive me if this is a duplicate post.]

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    Incredible woman, incredible article.

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    SHE IS AWESOME!!! Living proof that being a Survivor is a choice! Kudos and best wishes for Kirby and her family!
    "I love the unimproved works of God" Horace Kephart 1862-1931

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    Amazing tenacity, amazing attitude. I wish her all the best in life.

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    "are you really going to let a little fear stop you from what you want to do in life?” - Incredible!!! Inspiring!!! Love the new trail name "Arlo" :-)

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    I usually stop short of reading long articles through but I couldn't stop here... that is amazing and what a great state of mind to still be in!
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    A horrifying situation to be in.

    What an inspirational woman. I hope she gets another chance at her thru hike soon.

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    I am grateful that this article was posted on WB. Thank you, RuthN. Applause, applause to you, Arlo, for showing us a way to deal with what could have stopped you in your tracks for the rest of your life. You give all of us composure and strength.
    You never know just what you can do until you realize you absolutely have to do it.
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