We stood there a moment, hesitating as the tremendous wind gusts hammered us. General Washington was said to have worn "a countenance of uncommon delight and complacence.
After a moment, I crawled first onto the summit block, keeping my entire body prostrate and braced against a small ledge in the rock. The Summer schedule will be posted soon.
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Her literacy helped her when she was widowed at only 26 years old. There, we found we were not on the true summit, but near it.
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Joe and I were both well-familiar with the Longs Peak Trail, and we made good time tromping up the switchbacks toward timberline. That image comes from a famous picture painted of her at that age.
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By law, neither of the Washingtons could sell Custis lands or slaves, which Martha's dower and the trust owned. Only four grandchildren survived.
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