famous French speleologist, Norbert Casteret, described going into a cave as
leaving the world he knew—of bird songs and blue skies—for a mysterious
world of blackness filling him with mystical enthusiasm.
Will you see a mystical place when you enter a cave? Or a smelly dirty guano
filled hole infested with bats? What you see in a cave is up to you.
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