Straying From The Flock: CHAPTER 13  
 
   
 
  1 Scraped the frost off the windshield and headed towards Mt Hutt
   
 
  2 The physical memories of the switchbacks in the road
   
 
  3 Mt Hutt had the most reliable snow in New Zealand
   
 
  4 I rented ëexecutiveí skis and boots and hit the slopes
   
 
  5 The entire ski area, from beginnersí trails to double-diamond runs
   
 
  6 The lines were short and trails familiar
   
 
  7 Snow in the hills, greenery in the valley
   
 
  8 A narrow string of red clouds appeared across the mountains
   
 
  9 A roadside cottage