Alex Honnold is a skilled free-climber. He was ready to free-climb Half Dome, at Yosemite. It was his dream to free-solo there.
He was ready to climb the mountain. He was fearless and ready for all the unexpected events that might happen.
Everything was perfect. He had managed to fulfil his dream and free-climb the mountain.
Suddenly, he heard a noise, like a big crack and the ground was trembling! He was terrified and had no idea what to do. He decided to wait a moment to calm down and then check the surroundings.
After a while, he was not nervous anymore. Eventually, heunderstood that a tree had collapsed. He was determined and unstoppable. He had to complete his mission.
He was so happy he finally made it! His fearlessness and bravery helped him stay focused and not be easily disrupted from the sounds of the environment in which he was climbing. He now knows that he has the power to do anything he wants.