Summary Of Is Survival Selfish By Lane Wallace

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People may say that they would come to the rescue of one in need, however they are truly tested when they come face to face with a life or death situation. In “Is Survival Selfish by Lane Wallace,” Wallace refers to a “famous mountain climbing accident.” Where one climber Simon Yates had first attempted to save his friend Joe Simpson who was hurt and fell down the mountain. However, when his plan to save his friend did not go as plan. He realized that he too was at risk of dying. So, he cut the rope that connected Joe to himself in order to survive. People may say that they would save others however, when in the process of being in risk. This further explains how one would give up another’s life for their own. They will to anything
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