ArcticDiver wrote:Liz: A very articulate dscription of exactly what I was talking about. You, like all of us, made a choice. Nothing wrong with that. In fact, I admire someone who takes responsibility for their own life and does deliberately decide.
The other categories I think could be generally categorized:
>I did for for someone else, or for a special trip. That's done and I'm moving on.
>I thought I'd try it. I did and I don't like it/ don't think it is worth the effort.
>I don't like the people. They are nice enough for the most part; but they are not my kind of people.
>I never was taught how to properly equalize and it hurts too much.
Those just about smmarize the reasons why the people I've talked to have relegated the sport to somethng less.
>I really like to dive, just not in challenging/uncomfortable environments. So my diving is reserved for the tropics. (I know several folks like this)