After the terrorist assaults of 9/11, Louise Chaput reluctantly known as off a climbing journey to Turkey she had been planning to take.
Chaput, a 52-year-old psychologist who labored primarily with jail inmates, lived in Sherbrooke, Quebec, a French-speaking municipality of 160,000 as soon as referred to as the “Queen of the Jap Townships.” Her finest pal, Marie Pinault, was going to affix her on the journey, together with Pinault’s husband, Denis Masson. However, like so many others, the 2 have been feeling greater than a bit rattled about flying.
“We mentioned, ‘No, we’re not going overseas, as a result of the planes and all this,’” Pinault instructed The Each day Beast. “So she mentioned, ‘Let’s go to Mount Washington.’”