MyFox DetroitClimber Reunited With Severed Thumb After Fall at YosemiteLAistThe victim - the lead climber - and a companion were ascending the vertical rock formation when the lead climber fell, severing a thumb on the rope.
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I said that I didn't know why I loved climbing so much. I'm not getting any better, and if anything I've gotten even more scared. I hate having to rely on someone to lead a climb for me because I'm being wimpy.
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