Have you ever had that moment of clarity when you know you have experienced something profound, one that will change your life forever? I only had to travel to Nepal to get the insight but it was worth every step.
We were setting off on a 10-day trek with a Sherpa guide leading the way. It should come as no surprise that he gave me the single best piece of advice I have ever heard. At the very start of our journey he said with a stunning authoritative tone,
So, I did just that, I could see the bright and shiny snow- capped peaks just calling out to me.
“That’s where we are going. Now, I do not want you to look up again” he said.
What! Was he crazy, of course I needed to look up.
“Can’t you see I need to know where I am going?”
With a knowing smile he said,
“No, you don’t,” as he walked ahead.