ephemeral adj. 1. Lasting only one day 2. Short lived, transitory
All you who took the 40 minute walk to see this appropriately-
named arch can give yourselves a collective pat on the back. Neither
a Rainbow Bridge nor a Corona, it was nevertheless a unique natural
formation and a good example of the many other natural arches in the
Park It was amazing that such a delicate object could have lasted as
long as it did! It fell during the week of May 23, 2010. On a geological
time scale, its life would have been much less than one day.
The author can supply the original directions to the arch for those
Photo by Kathleen Smith Jones.