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We sit on cots around a rippling hot woodstove looking at cell phone pictures of wives, children, and parents. I show them a photo of my partner, who they assure me must be Tajik, despite a last name like O’Neil. They live on the pass for weeks at a time and feel its moods. We pass through, hurtling past with dreams of overheated Intourist hotels, concrete and grim, that meet immediate needs but fade quickly. The rarified air and cold sunshine of a pass in winter will remain when much else withdraws into the landscape.