When Susan Oakey-Baker was 26 years old, she fell in love with renowned mountain guide Jim Haberl, the first Canadian to summit K2.

For years they adventured together around the world; skiing the Himalayas, rafting in Nepal and mountaineering in North America.

They got married.

But the future Susan had imagined was not meant to be, and when Jim was killed in an avalanche in Alaska, she was faced with a loss greater than anything she could have expected…

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