We are one night’s march along the corridor of this valley, and the ‘hill’ at the far end has indeed “grown.” We are more confident than ever we are adhering to the path laid out for us by Quasimo. Hence today we have brought our fast to a close.
I had much to ruminate about in my times on watch. Over night it was much colder than ever before. Elijah thinks we may see snow in the next day or so. I can believe it.
The barking has ceased to dog our steps. Whatever they were must have continued on north. Silence instead muffled our ears – then and now.
Two more night marches should bring us out of the desert.