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2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 or stone railing,  we whirl around
the short curves always at an easy grade
always a rock bottom, and nearly all of it
blasted out of the face of the perpendicular
cliff, with frequent tunnels, the
telegraph lines following us through-
We look down to the water 300 ft below,
and straight up to the perpendicular
cliff 2000 ft above until we descend
to the landing at Brennen where we
take the steamer back to Lucerne,
at 6 1/2 P.M. a charming excursion.

3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 12th Opposite our window rises Mt. Rigi
6000 ft from the summit of which, one
can enjoy a more extended panorama of      [-Axenstrasse-]
lakes, and mountain ranges, than from almost any other accessible highth
in Switzerland-     The usual trip is to start towards noon, take Tea
there and see the sunset.  Stay over night to be awakened 3 or 4 A.M. by the
long Alpine horn to see the sun rise,       but unfortunately about 9 out
of 10 come away disappointed by obscuring clouds, and nearly every one gets
drenched going up and down through heavy clouds.    We have waited
several days for clear weather  and must now abandon the trip    The
cold night, wet sheets, our we clothing and fatigue of the ascent (in perspective)
were too much for invalids to encounter upon uncertainties.
On our right, across the lake, rise Mt Pilatus consisting of several peaks
the highest of which is 7300 ft.   There are two hotels near the top, higher
than on Rigi, but not commanding quite as extend a view and not
the highest of which is 7300 ft.   There are two hotels near the top, higher
than on Rigi, but not commanding quite as extend a view and not

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