Chapter 3: The Blank Spaces on the Map

You Can’t Step in the Same River Twice; Life as a Whitewater Raft Guide

I'm one of the most extroverted people I know--I genuinely like almost all people. However, I spend most of my off days alone or with two or three of my favorite coworkers, because being cheerful and meeting new people all day every day is exhausting. Especially when you get three adults in a row who ask you if the river runs in a circle or if we're going to paddle upstream to get back to the outpost.