Comments about Gary Townsend
A cable car filled quickly, with happy people.
Intent on fun and good times coming.
Skiing can be fast past the old church steeple
Restaraunt busy; views of mountains stunning.
Cable car starts; at first climbing fast,
Chattering young voices, sun is high.
High above the ravine pine trees passed.
Far, far below icy billowing breezes sigh.
Suddenly a noise followed by vibration
Five hundred metres from compacted snow.
People's voices rise and reflect consternation.
Conscious of their predicament nowhere to go.
But down.....down..in one dreadful ...