I SEE HOW IT IS. WHEN OTHER PEOPLE GO OUTSIDE IT'S "GOOD FOR YOUR HEALTH" AND "HIGHLY RECOMMENDED." BUT WHEN I GO OUTSIDE IT'S A "CONTAINMENT BREACH" AND A "HIGH-LEVEL THREAT TO PUBLIC SAFETY." OK, BE THAT WAY.
After my back surgery I OD'ed on my pain meds, no fun at all as I thought I'd gone insane... But anyway, whenever I closed my eyes I saw things just like that, only the colors were only variations of black and forest green. My wife laughs at me, she tells me I'm a boy-scout, never having had a trip like that
IMG_2300 by John Ratliff, on Flickr I thought this one would be less scary, but it seems not to be. But it does show off one of my favorite mouthpieces for a double hose regulator, which is currently on my Sportsways Hydro-Twin regulator.
IMG_2647 by John Ratliff, on Flickr I kinda like this one as perhaps the better of my self-portraits. It shows off some of the gear, and also my dive spot at High Rocks, nicely.
John C. Ratliff Diving since 1959, at age 13. Haven't stopped, and still enjoy getting wet.