Saturday, October 17, 2009


Maltitude: a combination of the Spanish mal and the English altitude.

Headaches, anxiety, and, at the recently-visited Minaret Falls Campground, extruding mustard.

Photo: Mustard—Sierra Nevada, 2009


Pat said...

Wonderful-great snort on opening page. Needed!

Mike Mundy said...

In the mountains, when something isn't going quite right, one is expected to holler out "Maltitude!" as loudly as possible.