I yelled at him to show me where we could possibly camp. He came over and we “discussed” a compromise. Wilson talked and I yelled and he finally said we could camp there. We had already paid $80.00 US to camp, which is far too much to begin with. I shook the guys hand after the said we could camp. Stan and I then set up camp, filtered water and cooked dinner. First came the soup then our usual post summit meal of mashed potatoes and gravy. The food was really good. As we were savoring our tea Wilson came over to discuss the trip, i.e. the tip. I sat there for about a half hour and told him what we thought and gave him suggestions for the future. He took them graciously. I told him to stop asking for tips early in the climb and to be better prepared. Read the rest of this entry »