Man, talk about trepidation.
My neighbor’s young child expressed interest in going on a hike with me.
I’m still not exactly sure what the allure was. Though interested in typical little girl stuff, she’s uncommonly bright about subjects in the natural world. Still, she has the attention span of a 9 year old.
She’ll say, "I’ll ask my parents if I can go on a hike with you tomorrow," and three weeks will pass before I ever hear fr...