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6 months ago (2019-05-07 19:21:39)

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This is my Mama, beaming with a heady mix of pride, oxygen deprivation, and exhaustion after reaching Annapurna Base Camp (4130 meters) in the Himalayas of Nepal.
It’s a proud accomplishment for anyone, but it holds extra special meaning for us. A year and a half ago her life was almost taken by a bizarre accident. She was walking down some stone steps in Italy when she fell, leaving her with multiple skull fractures, subdural hematomas, cerebral air edema, a torn biceps tendon, broken clavicle and scapula, torn rotator cuff, and a severe TBI. In the months since then, she’s had multiple surgeries and procedures and begun the intense process of healing physically and emotionally from the experience. It’s been brutal, but my Mom is one of the toughest women I know.
This trek forced her to confront some of her very understandable fears: of falling, of stone stairs (of which there were thousands), and more. She had to ignore the voices of doubt and negativity from unbelievers and well-intentioned folks at home and gather her courage every morning to face the new day. And she did it. Every single step under her own power, often with a smile or song on her lips to boot.
To say I’m proud of her is an understatement. Watching her commit to wonder and curiosity over fear each day is something I’ll never forget. I aspire to carry that same spirit into the rest of my life and I’ll never forget this amazing, hard, hot, sweaty adventure. #forceofnature

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and of her a the to she i is it s in this with my had from day but for some was stone proud ll forget multiple life never every torn gather morning home courage folks well-intentioned face unbelievers negativity doubt at into voices falling trek forced confront very understandable fears stairs ignore adventure which there were thousands more new power did hard wonder curiosity over fear each hot something watching amazing rest aspire carry that same commit understatement single or step under own spirit often smile sweaty an song on lips boot say m know process women half holds extra special meaning us year ago accomplishment almost taken by bizarre accident walking anyone nepal steps deprivation mama beaming heady mix pride oxygen exhaustion himalayas after reaching annapurna base camp meters down italy toughest healing since then surgeries procedures begun intense physically tbi emotionally experience been brutal mom one months severe when cerebral fell leaving skull fractures subdural hematomas air cuff edema biceps tendon broken clavicle scapula rotator forceofnature


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maniya_sj Profile
@maniya_sj posted 6 months ago

چقدر زشت

alynicklas Profile
@alynicklas posted 6 months ago

This is beautiful. So powerful 💛

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@reneeadeledavis posted 6 months ago

Holy shit, this is really touching. Really glad you got to have this experience with your mom.

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@wanderingtrailsmedia posted 6 months ago

Well done @missmeghanyoung and mama! ❤️👏

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@kensan0127 posted 6 months ago

カッコいいヽ(=´▽`=)ノ💕

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@a.v.k.brown posted 6 months ago

Ну и страшилище!

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@markwaren8812 posted 6 months ago

Wow! I witnessed this amazing woman preparing for her trek every day along the trail around Clear Lake. I admire her Courage and Determination.

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@_tannazlife posted 6 months ago

Impressive photo! Fantastic❤️👍👍

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@mht4948 posted 6 months ago

س

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@ahmadmoham9780 posted 6 months ago

صبحت بخیر

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@huyentrang7884 posted 6 months ago

Extremely powerful experience ❤️❤️❤️❤️

rosygregolini Profile
@rosygregolini posted 6 months ago

Muito bonita e guerreira sua mamy!!

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@marieflorie5 posted 6 months ago

Cc salut

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@gawrab_justin posted 6 months ago

😉😉😉😉😉

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@sameerbhimrav posted 6 months ago

Kadak bhava👏👏

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@empire.startups posted 6 months ago

Gorgeous shot!

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@erichgreub posted 6 months ago

👍👌💯❤️❤️❤️💋💋💋😘😘

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@its.devonthelegend posted 5 months ago

Appreciate the follow miss ) love your photos ✨

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@yk125934 posted 5 months ago

Outstanding one😘😘

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@eco_africaclimbing posted 5 months ago

Hike with us to the Roof of Africa mt Kilimanjaro on Int'l Women's Day 2020 // March 1-11. Get in touch

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@darya_____1364 posted 4 months ago

برفراز باشید کوهبانو❤❤❤🌺🌺🌺🌺

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@hairpoliceroy posted 4 months ago

Your mom is beautiful 😘

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@odesa20186 posted 4 months ago

❤️❤️

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@serxancabbarov1985 posted 4 months ago

👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍

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