An Incident That Changed the Cousre of My Life

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An Incident that has changed the course of Your Life
Everyone has many incidents in their life, some small, some big and some even life changing!! Incidents go on taking place in our life but some change the course of our life, in a good or also in a bad way. I was 11yrs old; I had gone for a trek to Banjar valley in Shimla with my friends. We were 14 of us including 3 instructors. Before the camp we were given strict instructions about how much are bag should be, and we make it light. As we were suppose to carry are own bags during the trek. Therefore we carried only the things which were required for the trek; we carried our instruments, clothes and food. When we reached our base camps, it was very cold. After taking a rest for a while our instructors called us and told us about the place. They gave us instructions of how to utilize the food and water. We were asked not to waste anything because everything we had was limited especially water because we had to survive for the next week with the water we had. We were excited and anxious to explore the place because of its beauty. The beauty of the valley had mesmerized us so we turned our deaf ears to our instructors. We started our trek with an excitement and in that excitement we had forgotten the instructions given by the instructors. On the 1st day we did a trek of 19km…it was a tiring day for us. On our way we used a lot of water cleaning our face and hand. While doing so we had forgot that we were not to waste water. Our instructors again reminded us to conserve water. In the jungle we plucked some fruits to eat, we were told that we could have the fruits without washing them but we did not listen and wasted a lot of water in cleaning the fruits and while cleaning the fruits accidently one of my colleague drop a lot of water We still did not pay attention to our instructors and kept wasting water. As 4 days passed away we realized that each one of us had only 1 bottle of water. Then we knew...
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