and then saw this You Tube -
Albuquerque, N.M., teen plunges 50 feet from chairlift
The ‘incredibly lucky’ 17-year-old, who hit the ground so hard that he bounced, required no surgery.
I couldn't help thinking of the parallels between the
Rock wallaby/Foothold analogy in Animal Dreaming and and the clip of this guy hanging on for dear life.