By Will Strathmann Every climber who climbs trad has been there. You're two thirds of the way up the route, getting pumped out as your. Mostly, I think, we have to embrace over and over the paradox of the prophet-- speaking truth requires love. Acting for mercy Blog Archive. ▽ (51). This is the Mission Paradox Blog. I'm your friendly host, Adam Thurman. Since this has been a place where artists and those who work within artistic.