“That mountain is in my sights, I am going to climb it,” I told my wife. She just smiled at me.
I exercised rigorously to get in shape, watching what I ate so I wasn't carrying any extra weight. My wife kept encouraging me and I knew I could do it. I would do it! I obtained the gear I would need to climb.
To begin with, I started climbing the small hills around my home. At first it was hard, but they started getting easier. I was finally ready!
I, with my two metal prothesis legs, began the climb.
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