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Daemon
Posted: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:00:00 AM
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Aron Ralston

The 2004 book Between a Rock and a Hard Place chronicles the experiences of Aron Ralston, an American mountain climber who survived a nearly fatal hike in the Utah desert. While Ralston was canyoneering alone in May 2003, his right forearm became trapped by a falling boulder. Unable to lift the rock, Ralston was forced to amputate his own arm in order to free himself. How many days did Ralston wait before beginning the terrible operation? More...
Laurie Cameron
Posted: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 1:30:26 AM

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Wow - I have heard reference to the story many times. Great to get the real context (127 hrs...)
Delon
Posted: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 4:34:53 AM
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As inspiring as Mark Inglis
MelissaMe
Posted: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 10:53:57 AM

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Another very good reason not to go solo on dangerous adventures like this. Shame on you
Rahul Goyal
Posted: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 1:34:09 PM

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hmmm....inspiring in many ways and scary at the same time.
Omar Mariani
Posted: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 4:53:30 PM

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About five days
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