"I didn’t bother with all the preliminaries, and never obtained the semiofficial rig of rucksack, studded shoes, rough skirt, and windbreaker. I would slip on an old dress and a pair of espadrilles, and take a few bananas and buns with me in a basket…"

-Simone de Beauvoir


I climbed ten mountains in a pair of Birkenstocks.