One of the iconic images that I’d seen over and over again and that I had planned to take as my own was the orange glow cast on Mt. Ritter and Banner Peak at sunrise. And, of course, the reflection of it in Thousand Island Lake. While there was not a single speck of cloud in sight, no wind was disturbing the tranquility of the water. It was so calm that those small ripples created by the trouts travelled far. A school of rainbow trouts indifferently swimming me by put a big smile on my face. As the sun rose, the peaks started glowing from grey to dark red to orange. Transfixed on the magic happening before my eyes, I simply let myself soaked in the tranquility of nature.
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